Protect Your Oracle Sales Data: Critical Vulnerability Found in Oracle Sales for Handhelds

CVECVE-2023-21855
CVSScvssV3_1: 7.5
SourceCVE-2023-21855

Oracle has disclosed a high severity vulnerability in its Oracle Sales for Handhelds product. Oracle Sales for Handhelds is a tool used to sync sales data from Oracle E-Business Suite to mobile devices like smartphones.

The vulnerability is due to an issue in how Oracle Sales for Handhelds handles authentication. Attackers can exploit this without any credentials to modify, delete or add new sales records. This can seriously impact businesses by allowing manipulation of important sales information.

As the CVSS score of 7.5 suggests, this vulnerability can be easily exploited remotely over the network simply by sending crafted requests. Attackers don’t need any special access to launch attacks.

If you are using Oracle Sales for Handhelds, it is recommended to apply the latest patches from Oracle to fix this issue. You should also review your sales records for any suspicious changes and enable additional authentication where possible.

Staying on top of security updates is important to protect sensitive organizational data. Users are advised to check regularly for patches from software vendors and apply them in a timely manner.

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