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This is the weblog for Pete Finnigan. Pete works in the area of Oracle security and he specialises in auditing Oracle databases for security issues. This weblog is aimed squarely at those interested in the security of their Oracle databases.

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Exploit code available for one of the bugs fixed in April 2006 CPU

Someone called N1V1Hd $3c41r3 has posted exploit code for the bug in the package function SYS.DBMS_EXPORT_EXTENSION.GET_DOMAIN_INDEX_METADATA to the bugtraq mailing list. The post is titled "Oracle 10g DBA exploit" and it details how a package function can be created and then injected into DBMS_EXPORT_EXTENSION to grant DBA to a user called hacker.

Alex also has a page titled "SQL Injection via Oracle DBMS_EXPORT_EXTENSION in Oracle 9i / 10g" detailing the same exploit.