PeopleSoft ToolsRelease 8.55.03 / ToolsReleaseDB 8.55 / HCM 9.2 XSS

PeopleSoft ToolsRelease version 8.55.03, ToolsReleaseDB version 8.55, and HCM version 9.2 suffer from a TestServlet cross site scripting vulnerability.

MD5 | 8a037c93fb00af442cd3d7d4c290d773

Title: Multiple XSS (POST request) Vulnerabilities in TestServlet (PeopleSoft)
Advisory ID: [ERPSCAN-17-037]
Advisory URL:
Risk: Medium
Date published: 18.07.2017
Vendor contacted: Oracle

Class: XSS [CWE-79]
Impact: Modify displayed content from a Web site, steal authentication
information of a user
Remotely Exploitable: Yes
Locally Exploitable: Yes
CVE Name: CVE-2017-10106

CVSS Information
CVSS Base Score v3: 6.1 / 10
CVSS Base Vector:

AV: Attack Vector (Related exploit range) Network (N)
AC: Attack Complexity (Required attack complexity) Low (L)
PR: Privileges Required (Level of privileges needed to exploit) None (N)
UI: User Interaction (Required user participation) Required (R)
S: Scope (Change in scope due to impact caused to components beyond
the vulnerable component) Changed (C)
C: Impact to Confidentiality Low (L)
I: Impact to Integrity Low (L)
A: Impact to Availability None (N)

An attacker can use a special HTTP request to hijack session data of
administrators or users of the web resource.

ToolsRelease: 8.55.03
ToolsReleaseDB: 8.55
PeopleSoft HCM 9.2

# Component:

$ md5sum pspc.war/WEB-INF/classes/com/peoplesoft/pt/portlet/service/test/TestServlet.class

To correct this vulnerability, implement Oracle CPU July 2017

Dmitri Iudin aka @ret5et

7.1. Proof of Concept
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reported to the vendor - 2017-01-26
Date published: 18.07.2017

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