CVE-2017-1376

critical
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Description

A flaw in the IBM J9 VM class verifier allows untrusted code to disable the security manager and elevate its privileges. IBM X-Force ID: 126873.

References

http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg22007305&myns=swgtiv&mynp=OCSSJQQ3&mync=E&cm_sp=swgtiv-_-OCSSJQQ3-_-E

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2469

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2481

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/126873

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-08-29

Updated: 2019-10-03

Type: CWE-829

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.5

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

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: CRITICAL

Tenable Plugins

View all (3 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
103191AIX Java Advisory : java_july2017_advisory.asc (July 2017 CPU)NessusAIX Local Security Checks
critical
102536RHEL 6 / 7 : java-1.7.1-ibm (RHSA-2017:2481)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
critical
102492RHEL 6 / 7 : java-1.8.0-ibm (RHSA-2017:2469)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
critical