Oracle WebLogic Portal Apache Commons File Upload (January 2016 CPU)

high Nessus Plugin ID 88086
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Synopsis

An application server installed on the remote host is affected by an arbitrary file upload vulnerability.

Description

The version of Oracle WebLogic Portal installed on the remote host is missing a security patch from the January 2016 Critical Patch Update (CPU). It is, therefore, affected by a file upload vulnerability in the bundled Apache Commons library. A flaw exists in the DiskFileItem class that is triggered during the handling of NULL characters. A remote attacker can exploit this, via a serialized instance of the DiskFileItem class, to upload arbitrary files.

Solution

Apply the appropriate patch according to the January 2016 Oracle Critical Patch Update advisory.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?cf53dcd7

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 88086

File Name: oracle_weblogic_portal_cpu_jan_2016.nbin

Version: 1.210

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Misc.

Published: 1/22/2016

Updated: 9/20/2021

Dependencies: oracle_weblogic_portal_installed.nbin

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

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

Vulnerability Information

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

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Oracle WebLogic Portal

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/19/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/16/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-2186

BID: 63174