Intrusion Prevention

Oracle.ORADC.ActiveX.Code.Execution

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a remote code execution vulnerability in Oracle ORADC ActiveX control located in "oradc.ocx".
Successful exploitation could allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code in the context of the application using the affected ActiveX control. Failed exploit attempts will likely cause the program to crash, resulting in a denial of service condition.

Affected Products

Oracle Objects for OLE (0040), any version.

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

We are not aware of any update or patch from the vendor for this vulnerability as of this writing.

CVE References

CVE-2006-4945