Oracle Business Intelligence Publisher Multiple Vulnerabilities (January 2018 CPU)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 119885
SynopsisThe remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.
DescriptionThe version of Oracle Business Intelligence Publisher running on the remote host is 22.214.171.124.x prior to 126.96.36.199.180116 or 188.8.131.52.x prior to 184.108.40.206.180116 or 220.127.116.11.x prior to 18.104.22.168.180116. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities as noted in the January 2018 Critical Patch Update advisory.
The Oracle Business Intelligence Publisher installed on the remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities:
- An improper restriction of the lifetime of queues entries associated with unused our-of-order messages allows an remote attacker to cause a denial of service in the DTLS implementationof OpenSSL before 1.1.0 (CVE-2016-2179).
- An easily exploitable vulnerability allows an unauthenticated attacker with network access to compromise Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition via HTTP. A Successful attack of this vulnerability would result in unauthorized access to data as well as unauthorized update, insert or delete.
This attack would required human interaction. (CVE-2017-10068).
- An low privileged attacker with network access via HTTP can exploit a vulnerability in Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition. A successful attack would allow the unauthorized access to critical data (CVE-2018-2715).
Note that Nessus has not tested for these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.
SolutionApply the appropriate patch according to the January 2018 Oracle Critical Patch Update advisory.