VRT Advisories


VRT Rules 2009-01-27

Sourcefire VRT Rules Update

Date: 2009-01-27

Synopsis:

The Sourcefire VRT is aware of multiple vulnerabilities affecting Oracle products.

Details:

Oracle Secure Backup Command Injection (CVE-2008-4006):
Oracle Secure Backup contains several programming errors that may allow remote attackers to inject commands of their choosing that the application then executes in the context of the user running the service.

A rule to detect attacks targeting this vulnerability is included in this release and is identified with GID 1, SID 15257.

Oracle BPEL Injection (CVE-2008-4014):
Oracle BPEL contains several programming errors that may allow remote attackers to inject commands of their choosing that the application then executes in the context of the user running the service.

A rule to detect attacks targeting this vulnerability is included in this release and is identified with GID 1, SID 15256.

Oracle Secure Backup Command Injection (CVE-2008-5440):
Oracle Secure Backup contains several programming errors that may allow remote attackers to inject commands of their choosing that the application then executes in the context of the user running the service.

A rule to detect attacks targeting this vulnerability is included in this release and is identified with GID 1, SID 15264.

Oracle Secure Backup Buffer Overflow (CVE-2008-5444):
Oracle Secure Backup contains several programming errors that may allow a remote attacker to execute code on a vulnerable system.

A rule to detect attacks targeting this vulnerability is included in this release and is identified with GID 1, SID 15255.

Oracle Secure Backup Command Injection (CVE-2008-5448):
Oracle Secure Backup contains several programming errors that may allow remote attackers to inject commands of their choosing that the application then executes in the context of the user running the service.

Rules to detect attacks targeting this vulnerability are included in this release and are identified with GID 1, SIDs 15261 and 15262.

Oracle Secure Backup Command Injection (CVE-2008-5449):
Oracle Secure Backup contains several programming errors that may allow remote attackers to inject commands of their choosing that the application then executes in the context of the user running the service.

A rule to detect attacks targeting this vulnerability is included in this release and is identified with GID 1, SID 15258.

Oracle BEA WebLogic Denial of Service (CVE-2008-5457):
Oracle BEA WebLogic Apache Connector contains a vulnerability that may allow a remote attacker to cause a Denial of Service (DoS) against the application.

A rule to detect attacks targeting this vulnerability is included in this release and is identified with GID 1, SID 15263.

Rule Pack Summary:

For a complete list of new and modified rules, click here.

Warning:

Sourcefire VRT rule packs often utilize enhancements made to Snort. Operators should upgrade to the latest revision or patch level for Snort to ensure these enhancements are available before using these rules.

About the VRT:

The Sourcefire VRT is a group of leading edge intrusion detection and prevention experts working to proactively discover, assess and respond to the latest trends in hacking activity, intrusion attempts and vulnerabilities. This team is also supported by the vast resources of the open source Snort community, making it the largest group dedicated to advances in the network security industry.