Oracle Oracle9i XP Remote Code Execution

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A vulnerability was found in Oracle Oracle9i XP (Database Software) and classified as critical. Impacted is confidentiality, integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:

Oracle Databases running on Windows XP with Simple File Sharing enabled, allows remote attackers to bypass authentication by supplying a valid username.

The bug was discovered 11/17/2005. The weakness was presented 11/16/2005 by David Litchfield with NGSSoftware (Website). The advisory is shared at The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2005-3641 since 11/16/2005. The exploitation is known to be easy. The attack may be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is needed for a successful exploitation. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available. The price for an exploit might be around USD $5k-$25k at the moment (estimation calculated on 06/11/2019).

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at SecurityFocus (BID 15450), X-Force (23104) and Vulnerability Center (SBV-9648).





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VulDB Meta Base Score: 7.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 7.3

VulDB Base Score: 7.3
VulDB Temp Score: 7.3
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Class: Unknown
CWE: Unknown
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Researcher: David Litchfield
Organization: NGSSoftware
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2005-3641 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 15450 - Oracle Database Windows XP Simple File Sharing Authentication Bypass Vulnerability
X-Force: 23104
Vulnerability Center: 9648 - Oracle Databases on Windows XP with Simple File Sharing Authentication Bypass, Medium
OSVDB: 31155 - Oracle Database Windows XP Simple File Sharing Authentication Bypass Issue


Created: 03/11/2015 11:39 PM
Updated: 06/11/2019 02:08 PM
Changes: (4) vulnerability_discoverydate source_cve_assigned source_osvdb source_osvdb_title
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