Oracle Fusion Middleware up to 27.7.3/28.2.4 JRockit JDK/JRE Remote Code Execution

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A vulnerability was found in Oracle Fusion Middleware up to 27.7.3/28.2.4 (Middleware). It has been classified as very critical. This affects an unknown functionality of the file JDK/JRE of the component JRockit. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a remote code execution vulnerability. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:

Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in the Oracle JRockit component in Oracle Fusion Middleware 28.2.4 and earlier, and 27.7.3 and earlier, when using JDK/JRE 5 or 6, allow remote attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via unknown vectors. NOTE: this overlaps CVE-2012-5083, CVE-2012-1531, CVE-2012-5081, and CVE-2012-5085.

The weakness was presented 10/16/2012 with Oracle as cpuoct2012-1515893 as not defined advisory (Website). The advisory is shared at The public release was coordinated in cooperation with Oracle. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2012-3202 since 06/06/2012. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. Technical details are known, but no exploit is available. The price for an exploit might be around USD $0-$5k at the moment (estimation calculated on 04/18/2021). Due to its background and reception, this vulnerability has a historic impact.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 76590 (Oracle JRockit R27 < R27.7.4.5 / R28 < R28.2.5.20 Multiple Vulnerabilities (October 2012 CPU)), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Windows.

Applying a patch is able to eliminate this problem. A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at Tenable (76590). Further details are available at See 6718, 6719, 6788 and 6696 for similar entries.






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Class: Remote Code Execution
CWE: Unknown
ATT&CK: Unknown

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Nessus ID: 76590
Nessus Name: Oracle JRockit R27 < R27.7.4.5 / R28 < R28.2.5.20 Multiple Vulnerabilities (October 2012 CPU)
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Advisory: cpuoct2012-1515893
Organization: Oracle
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CVE: CVE-2012-3202 (🔍)
Vulnerability Center: 36626 - [cpuoct2012-1515893] Oracle Jrockit Component in Oracle Fusion Middleware Multiple Unspecified Vulnerabilities, Critical
SecurityFocus: 56050 - Oracle JRockit CVE-2012-3202 Remote Security Vulnerability

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Created: 10/18/2012 10:00 AM
Updated: 04/18/2021 12:04 PM
Changes: 10/18/2012 10:00 AM (67), 04/19/2017 10:30 AM (6), 04/18/2021 12:04 PM (3)
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