CVE-2013-1489

HIGH

Description

Unspecified vulnerability in the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) component in Oracle Java SE 7 Update 10 and Update 11, when running on Windows using Internet Explorer, Firefox, Opera, and Google Chrome, allows remote attackers to bypass the "Very High" security level of the Java Control Panel and execute unsigned Java code without prompting the user via unknown vectors, aka "Issue 53" and the "Java Security Slider" vulnerability.

References

http://blogs.computerworld.com/malware-and-vulnerabilities/21693/yet-another-java-security-flaw-discovered-number-53

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=136439120408139&w=2

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=136733161405818&w=2

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0237.html

http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2013/Jan/241

http://thenextweb.com/insider/2013/01/28/new-vulnerability-bypasses-oracles-attempt-to-stop-malware-drive-by-downloads-via-java-applets/

http://www.informationweek.com/security/application-security/java-security-work-remains-bug-hunter-sa/240147150

http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/858729

http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/javacpufeb2013-1841061.html

http://www.scmagazine.com.au/News/330453,java-still-unsafe-new-flaws-discovered.aspx

http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA13-032A.html

http://www.zdnet.com/java-update-doesnt-prevent-silent-exploits-at-all-7000010422/

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A15906

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A19171

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2013-01-31

Updated: 2017-09-19

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH