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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-0271

Original release date: 01/18/2006
Last revised: 10/22/2012


Unspecified vulnerability in the Upgrade & Downgrade component of Oracle Database server,,, and has unspecified impact and attack vectors, as identified by Oracle Vuln# DB28. NOTE: details are unavailable from Oracle, but they have not publicly disputed a claim by a reliable independent researcher that states that the problem is SQL injection in the DBMS_REGISTRY package in certain parameters to the (1) IS_COMPONENT, (2) GET_COMP_OPTION, (3) DISABLE_DDL_TRIGGERS, (4) SCRIPT_EXISTS, (5) COMP_PATH, (6) GATHER_STATS, (7) NOTHING_SCRIPT, and (8) VALIDATE_COMPONENTS functions.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2006-082403.html
External Source: XF
Name: oracle-january2006-update(24321)
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#545804
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-0323
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-0243
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 16287
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.red-database-security.com/advisory/oracle_cpu_jan_2006.html
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1015499

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