PT-2013-07: Path and Version Disclosure in Oracle Siebel CRM

Vulnerable software

Oracle Siebel CRM
Version: 8.1.1, 8.2.2


Severity level

Severity level: Medium
Impact: Path and Version Disclosure
Access Vector: Remote

CVSS v2:
Base Score: 4.0
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N)

CVE: CVE-2013-3840

Software description

Oracle Siebel CRM is a customer relationship management application used to develop a complex corporate information system.

Vulnerability description

The specialists of the Positive Research center have detected a Path and Version Disclosure vulnerability in Oracle Siebel CRM.

An attacker is able to disclose software path and version if he imports an invalid XML file.

How to fix

Update your software up to the latest version

Advisory status

05.02.2013 - Vendor gets vulnerability details
15.10.2013 - Vendor releases fixed version and details
25.10.2013 - Public disclosure


The vulnerability was detected by Nikita Mikhalevsky, Positive Research Center (Positive Technologies Company)


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