|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-403|
|Date Published:||14 Oct 2012|
|Last Updated:||Tuesday 04 December, 2018|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||A directory traversal vulnerability has been reported in Oracle Business Transaction Management Server. The vulnerability is due to insufficient validation of user input while processing SOAP requests sent to the vulnerable web service. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by sending a specially crafted SOAP request to the target. Successful exploitation would allow an attacker to delete arbitrary files from the target server, leading to a denial of service condition.|
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
In order for the protection to be activated, update your Security Gateway product to the latest IPS update. For information on how to update IPS, go to SBP-2006-05, click on Protection tab and select the version of your choice.
This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: Oracle Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Oracle Business Transaction Management arbitrary file deletion