Oracle PeopleSoft HCM ePerformance 9.0 Privilege Escalation

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A vulnerability was found in Oracle PeopleSoft HCM ePerformance 9.0 (Enterprise Resource Planning Software). It has been classified as very critical. This affects an unknown code block of the component ePerformance. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:

Unspecified vulnerability in the PeopleSoft HCM ePerformance component in Oracle PeopleSoft Enterprise and JD Edwards EnterpriseOne 8.9 and 9.0 has unknown impact and local attack vectors, aka PSE03.

The bug was discovered 04/15/2008. The weakness was released 04/16/2008 by Esteban Martinez Fayo (Portcullis) with Application Security, Inc. (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2008-1830 since 04/15/2008. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. The requirement for exploitation is a authentication. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available. The pricing for an exploit might be around USD $5k-$25k at the moment (estimation calculated on 08/08/2019).

It is declared as proof-of-concept. The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 1 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $25k-$100k.

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product. Furthermore it is possible to detect and prevent this kind of attack with TippingPoint and the filter 6063.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at X-Force (42067), SecurityTracker (ID 1019855) and Vulnerability Center (SBV-18199). Entries connected to this vulnerability are available at 41992, 41990, 41989 and 41988.





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VulDB Meta Base Score: 8.8
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 8.3

VulDB Base Score: 8.8
VulDB Temp Score: 8.3
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Class: Unknown
CWE: Unknown
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Proof-of-Concept
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Recommended: no mitigation known
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Researcher: Esteban Martinez Fayo (Portcullis)
Organization: Application Security, Inc.
Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2008-1830 (🔍)
X-Force: 42067
SecurityTracker: 1019855
Vulnerability Center: 18199 - PeopleSoft HCM ePerformance in Oracle PeopleSoft Enterprise Unspecified Vulnerability PSE03, Low
SecurityFocus: 28725 - Oracle April 2008 Critical Patch Update Multiple Vulnerabilities
Secunia: 29829
OSVDB: 44484 - CVE-2008-1830 - Oracle - Peoplesoft Enterprise - Unspecified Issue
Vupen: ADV-2008-1233

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Created: 03/16/2015 05:00 PM
Updated: 08/08/2019 04:26 PM
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