Oracle Database Multiple Vulnerabilities (January 2017 CPU)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 96611


The remote database server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The remote Oracle Database Server is missing the January 2017 Critical Patch Update (CPU). It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- An unspecified flaw exists in the OJVM component that allows an authenticated, remote attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2017-3310)

- An unspecified flaw exists in the RDBMS Security component that allows a combined attacker to disclose potentially sensitive information. (CVE-2017-3240)


Apply the appropriate patch according to the January 2017 Oracle Critical Patch Update advisory.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 96611

File Name: oracle_rdbms_cpu_jan_2017.nasl

Version: 1.13

Type: combined

Agent: windows, macosx, unix

Family: Databases

Published: 1/18/2017

Updated: 4/11/2022

Configuration: Enable thorough checks

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.5


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6

Temporal Score: 4.4

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2017-3310


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9

Temporal Score: 7.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:oracle:database_server

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/17/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/17/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-3240, CVE-2017-3310

BID: 95481, 95477