Oracle PeopleSoft Enterprise PeopleTools 8.58/8.59 netplex json-smart-v1 unusual condition
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A vulnerability was found in Oracle PeopleSoft Enterprise PeopleTools 8.58/8.59 (Enterprise Resource Planning Software). It has been rated as very critical. Affected by this issue is an unknown code block of the component netplex json-smart-v1. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-754. Impacted is confidentiality, and availability. CVE summarizes:
An issue was discovered in netplex json-smart-v1 through 2015-10-23 and json-smart-v2 through 2.4. An exception is thrown from a function, but it is not caught, as demonstrated by NumberFormatException. When it is not caught, it may cause programs using the library to crash or expose sensitive information.
The weakness was presented 07/20/2021 as Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory - July 2021. The advisory is available at oracle.com. This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2021-27568 since 02/23/2021. The exploitation is known to be easy. The attack may be launched remotely. No form of authentication is required for exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available. The structure of the vulnerability defines a possible price range of USD $5k-$25k at the moment (estimation calculated on 07/25/2021).
As 0-day the estimated underground price was around $25k-$100k.
Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability. A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability.
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ExploitingClass: Privilege escalation
Status: Not defined
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Timeline02/23/2021 CVE assigned
07/20/2021 +146 days Advisory disclosed
07/20/2021 +0 days Countermeasure disclosed
07/21/2021 +1 days VulDB entry created
07/25/2021 +4 days VulDB last update
Advisory: Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory - July 2021
CVE: CVE-2021-27568 (🔒)
EntryCreated: 07/21/2021 10:37 AM
Updated: 07/25/2021 09:12 AM
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