Oracle9i Application Server Reports buffer overflow
|oracle-reports-server-bo (9289)||High Risk|
Oracle9i Application Server Reports is vulnerable to a buffer overflow. By sending an overly long database name parameter to the rwcgi60 CGI script with the setauth method, a remote attacker can overflow a buffer and execute arbitrary commands on the system with elevated privileges.
Upgrade to the latest version of Oracle Reports6i (188.8.131.52.0 or later) or Oracle9iAS Reports (184.108.40.206.1 or later), as listed in Oracle Security Alert #35. See References.
- NGSSoftware Insight Security Research Advisory #NISR12062002B: Oracle 9iAS Reports Server.
- NGSSoftware Vendor Notification Alert 27th May 2002: Oracle Reports Server.
- Oracle Security Alert #35: Buffer Overflow Vulnerability in Oracle 9iAS Reports Server.
- BID-4848: Oracle Reports Server Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
- CVE-2002-0947: Buffer overflow in rwcgi60 CGI program for Oracle Reports Server 220.127.116.11.0 and earlier, as used in Oracle9iAS and other products, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long database name parameter.
- OSVDB ID: 5046: Oracle Reports Server rgcgi60 Database Name Remote Overflow
- US-CERT VU#997403: Oracle Reports Server Reports Web Cartridge (RWCGI60) vulnerable to buffer overflow via database name parameter
- Oracle Reports 18.104.22.168.0
- Oracle Reports 9.0.2
May 27, 2002
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