Oracle WebLogic Server Multiple Vulnerabilities (April 2017 CPU)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 99528

Synopsis

An application server installed on the remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description

The version of Oracle WebLogic Server installed on the remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the Apache Struts component due to improper handling of multithreaded access to an ActionForm instance. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, via a specially crafted multipart request, to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service condition.
(CVE-2016-1181)

- An unspecified flaw exists in the Web Services subcomponent that allows an unauthenticated, remote attacker to modify or delete arbitrary data accessible to the server. (CVE-2017-3506)

- A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the Web Container subcomponent due to improper handling of reflected PartItem File requests. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, via a specially crafted request, to execute arbitrary code.
(CVE-2017-3531)

- A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the Apache Struts component in the Jakarta Multipart parser due to improper handling of the Content-Type, Content-Disposition, and Content-Length headers.
An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, via a specially crafted header value in the HTTP request, to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2017-5638)

Solution

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

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?623d2c22

http://www.nessus.org/u?eb4db3c7

https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=2228898.1

https://www.tenable.com/security/research/tra-2017-16

https://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-16-444/

http://blog.talosintelligence.com/2017/03/apache-0-day-exploited.html

http://www.nessus.org/u?77e9c654

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 99528

File Name: oracle_weblogic_server_cpu_apr_2017.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: windows, macosx, unix

Family: Misc.

Published: 2017/04/21

Updated: 2019/04/30

Dependencies: 73913

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:ND

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9.4

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:H/RL:O/RC:X

Vulnerability Information

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

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Oracle WebLogic Server

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/04/18

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/06/07

Exploitable With

CANVAS (CANVAS)

Core Impact

Metasploit (Apache Struts Jakarta Multipart Parser OGNL Injection)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-1181, CVE-2017-3506, CVE-2017-3531, CVE-2017-5638

BID: 91068, 91787, 96729, 97884

CERT: 834067

EDB-ID: 41570, 41614

TRA: TRA-2017-16

ZDI: ZDI-16-444