Check Point Advisories

Oracle Database DBMS_JVM_EXP_PERMS System Command Execution (CVE-2010-0866; CVE-2010-0867)

Check Point Reference: CPAI-2010-381
Date Published: 12 May 2010
Severity: Critical
Last Updated: Wednesday 15 May, 2019
Industry Reference:CVE-2010-0866
Protection Provided by:

Security Gateway
R81, R80, R77, R75

Who is Vulnerable?
Vulnerability Description Oracle Database server is an enterprise-level relational database application suite. A privilege escalation vulnerability exists in Oracle Database server that can allow users with limited privileges to execute arbitrary operating system commands on a target server. The vulnerability is due to an access control weakness that allows non-privileged users to execute methods within the DBMS_JVM_EXP_PERMS package. Remote authenticated users with CREATE_SESSION privileges can exploit this vulnerability via the IMPORT_JVM_PERMS method. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability can lead to the execution of arbitrary OS commands on a target server. On Windows, the commands would execute with the security context of SYSTEM.

Protection Overview

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.

Security Gateway R80 / R77 / R75

  1. In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the Oracle Database DBMS_JVM_EXP_PERMS System Command Execution protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
  2. Install policy on all Security Gateways.

This protection's log will contain the following information:

Attack Name:  Oracle Protection Violation.
Attack Information:  Oracle database DBMS_JVM_EXP_PERMS system command execution

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