Oracle GoldenGate (Oct 2021 CPU)

high Nessus Plugin ID 154342
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The remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities


The All Supported Versions versions of GoldenGate installed on the remote host are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the October 2021 CPU advisory.

- Vulnerability in Oracle GoldenGate (component: Install (Dell BSAFE Crypto-J)). The supported version that is affected is Prior to Easily exploitable vulnerability allows unauthenticated attacker with network access via Oracle Net to compromise Oracle GoldenGate. Successful attacks require human interaction from a person other than the attacker. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized access to critical data or complete access to all Oracle GoldenGate accessible data. (CVE-2019-3740)

- Security-in-Depth issue in Oracle GoldenGate (component: Install (jQuery)). This vulnerability cannot be exploited in the context of this product. (CVE-2020-11023)
- Security-in-Depth issue in Oracle GoldenGate (component: General (Apache Batik)). This vulnerability cannot be exploited in the context of this product. (CVE-2020-11987)

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


Apply the appropriate patch according to the October 2021 Oracle Critical Patch Update advisory.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 154342

File Name: oracle_goldengate_cpu_oct_2021.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: windows, macosx, unix

Family: Misc.

Published: 10/22/2021

Updated: 10/25/2021

Dependencies: oracle_goldengate_installed.nbin

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-11987


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.7


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 5

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

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


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.2

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:oracle:fusion_middleware, cpe:/a:oracle:goldengate

Required KB Items: Oracle/GoldenGate/Installed

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/19/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/19/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-4969, CVE-2012-6708, CVE-2015-9251, CVE-2018-10237, CVE-2019-3738, CVE-2019-3739, CVE-2019-3740, CVE-2019-11358, CVE-2019-17566, CVE-2020-8908, CVE-2020-11022, CVE-2020-11023, CVE-2020-11987