Oracle Database is susceptible to a local buffer overflow vulnerability. Successful exploitation would yield arbitrary code execution under the context of the Oracle database.
Oracle Database 10.x, and prior to 11g Release 2 22.214.171.124
BeyondTrust Prevention and Detection:
BeyondTrust's Retina® Network Security Scanner scans devices to detect for this vulnerability.
- 15809 - Oracle Critical Patch Update (CPU-JAN-2012) - Windows
- 15810 - Oracle Critical Patch Update (CPU-JAN-2012) - UNIX/Linux
No mitigation has been provided.