Oracle WebCenter Content CheckOutAndOpen ActiveX openWebdav Arbitrary File Code Execution Exploit

Oracle WebCenter Content is prone to a Remote File Execution vulnerability within the CheckOutAndOpen.dll ActiveX when using openWebdav method. By specifying a constructed path an attacker can force the contents of the file to be passed to ShellExecuteExW, thus being able to execute arbitrary files. The payload is embedded on a VBS file which is automatically executed when a HTA file is requested through Webdav.
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Vulnerabilty ID: 
CVE-2013-1559
Product Version: 
2013 R1
Released Date: 
Thursday, August 8, 2013 - 00:00