2009-1997 | Oracle Database Server information disclosure (BID-36751 / 56066)
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A vulnerability classified as problematic has been found in Oracle Database Server 22.214.171.124 (Database Software). Affected is an unknown functionality. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a information disclosure vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-200. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality.
The weakness was disclosed 10/22/2009 by Alexander Kornbrust with iSIGHT Partners Global Vulnerability Partnership (Website). The advisory is available at us-cert.gov. This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2009-1997 since 06/08/2009. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to launch the attack remotely. The exploitation doesn’t require any form of authentication. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available. The structure of the vulnerability defines a possible price range of USD $0-$5k at the moment (estimation calculated on 08/24/2021).
The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 56066 (Oracle Database Multiple Vulnerabilities (October 2009 CPU)), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Databases. The commercial vulnerability scanner Qualys is able to test this issue with plugin 19576 (Oracle Database October 2009 Patch Set Update (PSU) 126.96.36.199.1 Not Installed (Patch 8833297)).
There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.
VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.3
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Class: Information disclosure
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2009-1997 (🔍)
Vulnerability Center: 23832 – [cpuoct2009-096303] Oracle Database Authentication Component [Critical Patch Update – October 2009] Vulnerability, Medium
SecurityFocus: 36751 – Oracle Database CVE-2009-1997 Remote Authentication Vulnerability
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