Oracle Database Multiple Vulnerabilities (January 2016 CPU)

high Nessus Plugin ID 88146


The remote database server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The remote Oracle Database Server is missing the January 2016 Critical Patch Update (CPU). It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities in the following components :

- Database Vault (CVE-2015-4921)
- Java VM (CVE-2016-0499)
- Security (CVE-2016-0467)
- Workspace Manager (CVE-2015-4925)
- XDB - XML Database (CVE-2016-0461, CVE-2016-0472)
- XML Developer's Kit for C (CVE-2015-4923)


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

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 88146

File Name: oracle_rdbms_cpu_jan_2016.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: combined

Agent: windows, macosx, unix

Family: Databases

Published: 1/25/2016

Updated: 4/11/2022

Configuration: Enable thorough checks

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9

Temporal Score: 6.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:oracle:database_server

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/19/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/19/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-4921, CVE-2015-4923, CVE-2015-4925, CVE-2016-0461, CVE-2016-0467, CVE-2016-0472, CVE-2016-0499