Oracle WebCenter Sites Multiple Vulnerabilities (July 2019 CPU)

high Nessus Plugin ID 136091
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VPR Score: 6.7

Synopsis

An application running on the remote host is affected by multiple security vulnerabilities.

Description

Oracle WebCenter Sites component of Oracle Fusion Middleware is vulnerable to multiple vulnerabilities :

- A deserialization vulnerability exists in the Oracle WebCenter Sites component of Oracle Fusion Middleware (subcomponent: Advanced UI (Apache Groovy)) due to a lack of isolation of object deserialization code. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, via HTTP, to execute arbitrary code on the target host.
(CVE-2016-6814)

- A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the Oracle WebCenter Sites component of Oracle Fusion Middleware (subcomponent: Advanced UI (Apache Commons FileUpload)) due to an unspecified reason. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this to bypass authentication and execute arbitrary commands.
(CVE-2016-1000031)

- A denial of service (DoS) vulnerability exists in the Oracle WebCenter Sites component of Oracle Fusion Middleware (subcomponent: Third Party Tools (Apache Batik)) due to an issue with deserialization. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this issue, via HTTP, to cause the application to stop functioning properly. (CVE-2018-8013)

- A denial of service (DoS) vulnerability exists in the Oracle WebCenter Sites component of Oracle Fusion Middleware (subcomponent: Advanced UI (Spring Framework)) due to an issue handling range requests with a high number of ranges, wide ranges that overlap, or both. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this issue, via HTTP, to cause the application to stop responding. (CVE-2018-15765)

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

Solution

Apply the appropriate patch according to the July 2019 Oracle Critical Patch Update advisory.

See Also

https://www.oracle.com/security-alerts/cpujul2019.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 136091

File Name: oracle_webcenter_sites_jul_2019_cpu.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 4/29/2020

Updated: 7/27/2020

Dependencies: oracle_webcenter_sites_installed.nbin

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2016-1000031

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:oracle:fusion_middleware

Required KB Items: SMB/WebCenter_Sites/Installed

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/16/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/16/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-6814, CVE-2016-1000031, CVE-2018-8013, CVE-2018-15756

IAVA: 2019-A-0256