Threat Encyclopedia

Oracle.Outside.In.FPX.File.Parsing.Heap.Buffer.Overflow

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This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Oracle Outside In Technology.
The vulnerability is caused by an error that occurs when the vulnerable software handles a malicious fpx file. As a result, a remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application or possibly cause a denial of service condition, via a crafted fpx file.

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Oracle Outside In Technology prior to 8.3.5.6369
Oracle Outside In Technology prior to 8.3.7.171

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

recomended-action-logoRecommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujul2012-392727.html

CVE References

CVE-2012-1744