Oracle 9iAS globals.jsa Database Credential Remote Disclosure

This script is Copyright (C) 2002-2014 Matt Moore


Synopsis :

Sensitive data may be disclosed on the remote host.

Description :

In the default configuration of Oracle 9iAS, it is possible to make
requests for the globals.jsa file for a given web application.
These files should not be returned by the server as they often
contain sensitive information such as database credentials.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?a1e12e40
http://www.oracle.com/

Solution :

Edit httpd.conf to disallow access to *.jsa.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Databases

Nessus Plugin ID: 10850 ()

Bugtraq ID: 4034

CVE ID: CVE-2002-0562