CVE-2018-1417

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Description

Under certain circumstances, a flaw in the J9 JVM (IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition 7.1 and 8.0) allows untrusted code running under a security manager to elevate its privileges. IBM X-Force ID: 138823.

References

http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg3T1027315

http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg22014937

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/103216

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040403

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:1463

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/138823

https://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg22012965

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-02-22

Updated: 2019-10-03

Type: CWE-732

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 6.8

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

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 8.1

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

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 2.2

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (12 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
120060SUSE SLES15 Security Update : java-1_8_0-ibm (SUSE-SU-2018:2068-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
118268SUSE SLES12 Security Update : java-1_7_1-ibm (SUSE-SU-2018:1764-2)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
118267SUSE SLES12 Security Update : java-1_8_0-ibm (SUSE-SU-2018:1738-2)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
110638SUSE SLES12 Security Update : java-1_7_1-ibm (SUSE-SU-2018:1764-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
110620SUSE SLES12 Security Update : java-1_8_0-ibm (SUSE-SU-2018:1738-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
110223SUSE SLES11 Security Update : java-1_7_0-ibm (SUSE-SU-2018:1458-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
110186SUSE SLES11 Security Update : java-1_7_1-ibm (SUSE-SU-2018:1447-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
109908RHEL 6 : java-1.8.0-ibm (RHSA-2018:1463)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
108362RHEL 6 : java-1.7.1-ibm (RHSA-2018:0521)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
107207RHEL 7 : java-1.7.1-ibm (RHSA-2018:0458)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
107019RHEL 6 : java-1.8.0-ibm (RHSA-2018:0352)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
107018RHEL 7 : java-1.8.0-ibm (RHSA-2018:0351)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high