CVE-2018-1517

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Description

A flaw in the java.math component in IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition 6.0, 7.0, and 8.0 may allow an attacker to inflict a denial-of-service attack with specially crafted String data. IBM X-Force ID: 141681.

References

http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=ibm10719653

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105117

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2568

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2569

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2575

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2576

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2712

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2713

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/141681

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-08-20

Updated: 2019-10-09

Type: CWE-20

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 5

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.5

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

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (13 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
120126SUSE SLES15 Security Update : java-1_8_0-ibm (SUSE-SU-2018:3082-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
118293SUSE SLES12 Security Update : java-1_8_0-ibm (SUSE-SU-2018:2839-2)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
118288SUSE SLES12 Security Update : java-1_7_1-ibm (SUSE-SU-2018:2649-2)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
117700SUSE SLES12 Security Update : java-1_8_0-ibm (SUSE-SU-2018:2839-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
117587RHEL 6 : java-1.8.0-ibm (RHSA-2018:2713)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
critical
117535RHEL 6 : java-1.7.1-ibm (RHSA-2018:2712)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
117385SUSE SLES12 Security Update : java-1_7_1-ibm (SUSE-SU-2018:2649-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
112274SUSE SLES11 Security Update : java-1_7_1-ibm (SUSE-SU-2018:2583-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
112273SUSE SLES11 Security Update : java-1_7_0-ibm (SUSE-SU-2018:2574-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
112179RHEL 6 : java-1.7.1-ibm (RHSA-2018:2576)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
112178RHEL 6 : java-1.8.0-ibm (RHSA-2018:2575)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
critical
112132RHEL 7 : java-1.7.1-ibm (RHSA-2018:2569)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
112131RHEL 7 : java-1.8.0-ibm (RHSA-2018:2568)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
critical