Oracle PeopleSoft Enterprise PeopleTools Security denial of service

peoplesoft-security-dos (64786) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


Oracle PeopleSoft Enterprise PeopleTools is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by an error in the Security component. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause the service to hang.


Base Score: 5
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: None
  Integrity Impact: None
  Availability Impact: Partial
Temporal Score: 3.7
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed


Denial of Service


Refer to Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory - January 2011 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.


  • Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory - January 2011: Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory - January 2011.
  • BID-45862: Oracle PeopleSoft Enterprise PeopleTools CVE-2010-4424 Remote Vulnerability
  • CVE-2010-4424: Unspecified vulnerability in the PeopleSoft Enterprise PeopleTools component in Oracle PeopleSoft and JDEdwards Suite 8.49.0 through 8.49.29, 8.50.0 through 8.50.14, and 8.51.0 through 8.51.04 allows remote attackers to affect availability via unknown vectors related to the Security sub-component.
  • OSVDB ID: 70558: Oracle PeopleSoft and JDEdwards Suite PeopleTools Security Sub-component Unspecified Remote DoS
  • SA42924: Oracle PeopleSoft Enterprise PeopleTools Multiple Vulnerabilities
  • SECTRACK ID: 1024978: Oracle PeopleSoft PeopleTools and JDEdwards Bugs Let Remote Users Partially Deny Service, Access Data, and Modify Data

Platforms Affected:

  • Oracle PeopleSoft Enterprise PeopleTools 8.49
  • Oracle PeopleSoft Enterprise PeopleTools 8.50
  • Oracle PeopleSoft Enterprise PeopleTools 8.51


Jan 19, 2011

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