Check Point Reference:CPAI-2012-797
Date Published: 18 Nov 2012
Severity: Medium
Last Updated:
Source: CVE-2012-1686
Protection Provided by:

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Who is Vulnerable? Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition All versions prior to Oct12CPU
Vulnerability Description A cross site scripting vulnerability has been reported in Oracle Business Intelligence.
Vulnerability DetailsThe vulnerability is due to improper input sanitization while constructing a certain error message. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by enticing a user to click on a specially crafted URL. Successful exploitation could result in arbitrary script code execution in the context of the affected application.

Protection Overview

This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability.

In order for the protection to be activated, update your product to the latest update. For information on how to update , go to SBP-2006-05, Protection tab and select the version of your choice.

  1. In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition Cross Site Scripting protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
  2. Install policy on all modules.

SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: Oracle Protection Violation
Attack Information: Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition Cross Site Scripting