Oracle Database Multiple Vulnerabilities (October 2015 CPU)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 86576


The remote database server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The remote Oracle database server is missing the October 2015 Critical Patch Update (CPU). It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities in the following components :

- Core RDBMS (CVE-2015-4857)
- Database Scheduler (CVE-2015-4873)
- Java VM (CVE-2015-4794, CVE-2015-4796, CVE-2015-4888)
- Portable Clusterware (CVE-2015-4863)
- XDB-XML Database (CVE-2015-4900)


Apply the appropriate patch according to the October 2015 Oracle Critical Patch Update advisory.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 86576

File Name: oracle_rdbms_cpu_oct_2015.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: combined

Agent: windows, macosx, unix

Family: Databases

Published: 10/23/2015

Updated: 4/11/2022

Configuration: Enable thorough checks

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.0


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:oracle:database_server

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/20/2015

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/20/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-4794, CVE-2015-4796, CVE-2015-4857, CVE-2015-4863, CVE-2015-4873, CVE-2015-4888, CVE-2015-4900