Oracle Database Server Multiple Vulnerabilities (October 2018 CPU)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 118230


The remote database server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The remote Oracle Database Server is missing the October 2018 Critical Patch Update (CPU). It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities, including remote code execution, as noted in the October 2018 Critical Patch Update advisory. Please consult the CVRF details for the applicable CVEs for additional information.

Note that Nessus has not tested for these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Apply the appropriate patch according to the October 2018 Oracle Critical Patch Update advisory.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 118230

File Name: oracle_rdbms_cpu_oct_2018.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Family: Databases

Published: 2018/10/19

Updated: 2019/01/18

Dependencies: 71644, 45624

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-3259

CVSS Score Rationale: Based on vendor advisory.

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:oracle:database_server

Patch Publication Date: 2018/10/16

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/10/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-3259, CVE-2018-3299, CVE-2018-7489