Improper Certificate Validation in Oracle Retail Insights Cloud Service Suite

Published: 2021-04-26
Risk Low
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2020-9488
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
Oracle Retail Insights Cloud Service Suite
Web applications / E-Commerce systems

Vendor Oracle

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.

1) Improper Certificate Validation

EUVDB-ID: #VU27487

Risk: Low


CVE-ID: CVE-2020-9488

CWE-ID: CWE-295 - Improper Certificate Validation

Exploit availability: No


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform man-in-the-middle attack.

The vulnerability exists due to the Apache Log4j SMTP appender does not validate SSL certificates. A remote attacker can perform a MitM attack, intercept and decrypt network traffic.


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Vulnerable software versions

Oracle Retail Insights Cloud Service Suite: 19.0

CPE2.3 External links

Q & A

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