Oracle Database 9i Multiple Functions Local Overflow

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Synopsis :

The remote host has an application that is affected by a buffer
overflow vulnerability.

Description :

The remote Oracle Database, according to its version number, is
vulnerable to a buffer overflow in the query SET TIME_ZONE. An
attacker with a database account may use this flaw to gain the control
on the whole database, or even to obtain a shell on this host.

See also :

http://www.ngssoftware.com/advisories/ora-time-zone/

Solution :

Upgrade to Oracle 9.2.0.3.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 9.0
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Databases

Nessus Plugin ID: 12047 ()

Bugtraq ID: 9587

CVE ID: CVE-2003-1208