Unspecified vulnerability in the Oracle Spatial component in Oracle Database and allows remote authenticated users to affect confidentiality and integrity via unknown vectors. NOTE: the previous information was obtained from the January 2009 CPU. Oracle has not commented on reliable researcher claims that this issue is a SQL injection vulnerability that allows remote authenticated users to gain MDSYS privileges via the MDSYS.SDO_TOPO_DROP_FTBL trigger.
Published 2009-01-14 01:30:00
Updated 2018-10-11 20:50:37
Source Oracle
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Vulnerability category: Sql Injection

Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2008-3979

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days EPSS Score History
~ 100 %
Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less

Metasploit modules for CVE-2008-3979

  • Oracle DB SQL Injection in MDSYS.SDO_TOPO_DROP_FTBL Trigger
    Disclosure Date: 2009-01-13
    First seen: 2020-04-26
    This module will escalate an Oracle DB user to MDSYS by exploiting a sql injection bug in the MDSYS.SDO_TOPO_DROP_FTBL trigger. After that exploit escalate user to DBA using "CREATE ANY TRIGGER" privilege given to MDSYS user by creating evil trigger in system scheme (2

CVSS scores for CVE-2008-3979

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Products affected by CVE-2008-3979

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