Oracle Coherence (Jul 2022 CPU)

high Nessus Plugin ID 163401

Synopsis

The remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities

Description

The 3.7.1.0, 12.2.1.3.0, 12.2.1.4.0, and 14.1.1.0.0 versions of Coherence installed on the remote host are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the July 2022 CPU advisory.

- Vulnerability in the Oracle Coherence product of Oracle Fusion Middleware (component: Core). Supported versions that are affected are 3.7.1.0, 12.2.1.3.0, 12.2.1.4.0 and 14.1.1.0.0. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows unauthenticated attacker with network access via T3, IIOP to compromise Oracle Coherence. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete DOS) of Oracle Coherence. (CVE-2022-21570)

- Vulnerability in the Oracle Coherence product of Oracle Fusion Middleware (component: Centralized Thirdparty Jars (jackson-databind)). The supported version that is affected is 14.1.1.0.0. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows unauthenticated attacker with network access via HTTP to compromise Oracle Coherence. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete DOS) of Oracle Coherence. (CVE-2020-36518)

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

Solution

Apply the appropriate patch according to the July 2022 Oracle Critical Patch Update advisory.

See Also

https://www.oracle.com/docs/tech/security-alerts/cpujul2022cvrf.xml

https://www.oracle.com/security-alerts/cpujul2022.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 163401

File Name: oracle_coherence_cpu_jul_2022.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: windows, macosx, unix

Family: Misc.

Published: 7/22/2022

Updated: 7/25/2022

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.1

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-36518

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

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

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Oracle Coherence

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/19/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/19/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-36518, CVE-2022-21570

IAVA: 2022-A-0285