Oracle Communications 6.1 Converged Application Server - Service Controller access control

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A vulnerability was found in Oracle Communications 6.1. It has been rated as critical. This issue affects some unknown processing of the component Converged Application Server - Service Controller. The manipulation leads to improper access controls. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-264. The weakness was released 01/20/2016 by Hitachi Incident Response Team with Hitachi Incident Response Team as Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory - January 2016 as Advisory (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2014-0050. The attack needs to be done within the local network. There are no technical details available. Furthermore, there is an exploit available. The exploit has been disclosed to the public and may be used. The pricing for an exploit might be around USD $0-$5k at the moment. The attack technique deployed by this issue is T1068 according to MITRE ATT&CK. It is declared as highly functional. The exploit is available at The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 44 days. We expect the 0-day to have been worth approximately $5k-$25k. The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 73231 (Amazon Linux AMI : tomcat7 (ALAS-2014-312)), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. The commercial vulnerability scanner Qualys is able to test this issue with plugin 350385 (Amazon Linux Security Advisory for tomcat6: ALAS-2014-344). It is recommended to upgrade the affected component. A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability. The vulnerability is also documented other vulnerability databases: SecurityFocus (BID 65400), Secunia (SA57915) and Tenable (73231). [Details]



IOC - Indicator of Compromise (3)

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TTP - Tactics, Techniques, Procedures (1)

Tactics, techniques, and procedures summarize the suspected MITRE ATT&CK techniques used. This data is unique as it uses our predictive model for actor profiling.

IDTechniqueVulnerabilitiesAccess VectorTypeConfidence
1T1068CWE-264Execution with Unnecessary PrivilegespredictiveHigh

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