Advisory: Oracle SQL Injection in OEM (streams queue)Team Shatter Exclusive

Posted February 20, 2013 by Alex Rothacker in Oracle, Security Advisory, Team Shatter Exclusive with 0 comments

Risk Level:

Affected versions:
Oracle Enterprise Manager Database Control,,,,,

Remote exploitable:

This vulnerability was discovered and researched by Esteban Martínez Fayó of Application Security Inc.

SQL Injection works by attempting to modify the parameters passed to an application to change the SQL statements that are passed to a database. SQL injection can be used to insert additional SQL statements to be executed.
Some parameters of /em/console/database/dist/streams/queue are vulnerable to SQL Injection attacks. This web page is part of Oracle Enterprise Manager web application. This vulnerability allows to execute SQL statements in the backend database making a web request as an authenticated user.  The vulnerability can be exploited, by means of cross-site request forgery attacks, when an Administrator with an open OEM session visits a malicious web site.

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An attacker hosting a malicious web site can execute SQL statements in the backend database when an administrator with an open session in Oracle Enterprise Manager web application visits the malicious web site.

Vendor Status:
Vendor was contacted and a patch was released.

There is no workaround for this vulnerability.

Apply January 2013 CPU.



Vendor Notification – 8/22/2012
Vendor Response – 8/28/2012
Fix – 1/15/2013
Public Disclosure – 2/20/2013

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