Oracle Outside In Microsoft Access parser buffer overflow

oracle-cpuoct2013-cve20135791-bo (87925) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

The Oracle Outside In Microsoft Access 1.x database file parser is vulnerable to a stack-based buffer overflow. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using a specially-crafted file to overflow a buffer and execute arbitrary code on the system with the privileges of the vulnerability application or victim user.

Note: It has been reported that some platforms could allow remote code execution via the Oracle Outside In libraries.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 10
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Complete
  Integrity Impact: Complete
  Availability Impact: Complete
 
Temporal Score: 7.8
  Exploitability: Proof-of-Concept
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Refer to Oracle Critical Patch Update - October 2013 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.

For Microsoft Exchange Server:
Apply the appropriate patch for your system, as listed in Microsoft Security Bulletin MS13-105. See References.

For IBM products:
Refer to the appropriate IBM Security Bulletin for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.

For other distributions:
Contact your vendor for patch or upgrade information. See References.

References:

  • IBM security Bulletin 1659215: Security Bulletin: Two vulnerabilities in IBM Content Analytics with Enterprise Search (CVE-2013-5791, CVE-2013-5763).
  • IBM security Bulletin 1659481: eDiscovery Manager (CVE-2013-5791 and CVE-2013-5763).
  • IBM security Bulletin 1660219: IBM FileNet Content Manager and IBM Content Foundation Oracle Outside In Technology security vulnerabilities (CVE-2013-5791, CVE-2013-5763).
  • IBM security Bulletin 1660225: IBM Content Navigator Potential Oracle Outside In Technology Security vulnerabilities (CVE-2013-5791 and CVE-2013-5763).
  • IBM security Bulletin 1660640: Fix available for security vulnerabilities in Oracle Outside In Technology Code contained in IBM WebSphere Portal.
  • IBM security Bulletin 1660964: Content Manager Enterprise Edition and use of Oracle Outside In Technology Security Vulnerability (CVE-2013-5791, CVE-2013-5763).
  • IBM security Bulletin 1661404: Security Bulletin eDiscovery Analyzer (CVE-2013-5791 and CVE-2013-5763).
  • IBM security Bulletin 1661474: IBM Content Collector affected by vulnerabilities in Oracle Outside In Technology (CVE-2013-5791, CVE-2013-5763).
  • IBM security Bulletin 1661907: Security Bulletin: Vulnerabilities in Content Classification due to security vulnerabilities in Oracle Outside In Technology and Oracle Java Development Kits.
  • Microsoft Security Bulletin MS13-105: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Exchange Server Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2915705).
  • Offensive Security Exploit Database [01-27-2014]: Oracle Outside In MDB - File Parsing Stack Based Buffer Overflow PoC.
  • Oracle Web site: Oracle Critical Patch Update - October 2013.
  • Packet Storm Security [01-27-2014]: Oracle Outside In Buffer Overflow.
  • BID-63076: Oracle Outside In Technology CVE-2013-5791 Stack Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
  • CVE-2013-5791: Unspecified vulnerability in the Oracle Outside In Technology component in Oracle Fusion Middleware 8.4.0 and 8.4.1 allows context-dependent attackers to affect availability via unknown vectors related to Outside In Filters. NOTE: the previous information is from the October 2013 CPU. Oracle has not commented on claims from a third party that the issue is a stack-based buffer overflow in the Microsoft Access 1.x parser in vsacs.dll before 8.4.0.108 and before 8.4.1.52, which allows attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long field (aka column) name.
  • OSVDB ID: 98467: Oracle Outside In Technology Outside In Filters Subcomponent Unspecified Remote DoS
  • SA56137: IBM Content Analytics with Enterprise Search Two Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities
  • US-CERT VU#953241: Oracle Outside In Microsoft Access 1.x parser stack buffer overflow

Platforms Affected:

  • IBM Content Analytics with Enterprise Search 2.2
  • IBM Content Analytics with Enterprise Search 3.0
  • IBM Content Classification 8.7
  • IBM Content Classification 8.8
  • IBM Content Collector 4.0
  • IBM Content Foundation 5.2.0
  • IBM Content Manager 8.4.3 Enterprise
  • IBM Content Navigator 2.0.1
  • IBM Content Navigator 2.0.2
  • IBM eDiscovery Analyzer 2.2.1.1
  • IBM eDiscovery Analyzer 2.2.2
  • IBM eDiscovery Manager 2.2.1.1
  • IBM eDiscovery Manager 2.2.2
  • IBM FileNet Content Manager 5.1.0
  • IBM FileNet Content Manager 5.2.0
  • IBM OmniFind Enterprise Edition 9.1
  • IBM WebSphere Portal 6.0.0
  • IBM WebSphere Portal 6.0.1
  • IBM WebSphere Portal 6.1.0
  • IBM WebSphere Portal 6.1.5
  • IBM WebSphere Portal 7
  • IBM WebSphere Portal 8
  • Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 SP3
  • Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 SP2
  • Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 SP3
  • Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 CU3
  • Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 CU2
  • Oracle Fusion Middleware 8.4
  • Oracle Fusion Middleware 8.4.1

Reported:

Oct 15, 2013

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