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CVE-2008-6065 Detail

Current Description

Oracle Database Server 10.1, 10.2, and 11g grants directory WRITE permissions for arbitrary pathnames that are aliased in a CREATE OR REPLACE DIRECTORY statement, which allows remote authenticated users with CREATE ANY DIRECTORY privileges to gain SYSDBA privileges by aliasing the pathname of the password directory, and then overwriting the password file through UTL_FILE operations, a related issue to CVE-2006-7141.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.oracleforensics.com/wordpress/index.php/2008/10/10/create-any-directory-to-sysdba/
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/497286/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31738
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/48814

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:database_server:10.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:database_server:10.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:database_server:11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-6065
NVD Published Date:
02/04/2009
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018