Fortinet Discovers Oracle Secure Backup observiced.exe Null Pointer Dereference Denial of Service Vulnerability
Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs has discovered null pointer dereference denial of service vulnerability in Oracle Secure Backup observiced.exe.
SolutionsFortiGuard Labs released the following FortiGate IPS signature which covers this specific vulnerability:
Released Jul 30, 2008
Users should apply the solution provided by Oracle.
By default, Oracle Secure Backup listens and receives private protocol data on TCP port 400. One denial of service vulnerability was discovered through sending some malformed private datatoOracle Secure Backup whichcauses a null pointer dereference, leading to a crash.
Xiaopeng Zhang and Zhenhua Liu of Fortinet's FortiGuard Global Security Research Team