CVE-2018-2657

MEDIUM
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Description

Vulnerability in the Java SE, JRockit component of Oracle Java SE (subcomponent: Serialization). Supported versions that are affected are Java SE: 6u171 and 7u161; JRockit: R28.3.16. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows unauthenticated attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise Java SE, JRockit. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to cause a partial denial of service (partial DOS) of Java SE, JRockit. Note: This vulnerability can only be exploited by supplying data to APIs in the specified Component without using Untrusted Java Web Start applications or Untrusted Java applets, such as through a web service. CVSS 3.0 Base Score 5.3 (Availability impacts). CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L).

References

http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpujan2018-3236628.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/102629

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040203

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:0100

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:0115

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:0458

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:0521

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

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:1812

https://help.ecostruxureit.com/display/public/UADCE725/Security+fixes+in+StruxureWare+Data+Center+Expert+v7.6.0

https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20180117-0001/

https://support.hpe.com/hpsc/doc/public/display?docLocale=en_US&docId=emr_na-hpesbst03911en_us

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-01-18

Updated: 2020-09-08

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: 5.3

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

Impact Score: 1.4

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

View all (14 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
700656Oracle Java SE 6 < Update 181 / 7 < Update 171 / 8 < Update 161 / 9 < Update 4 Multiple Vulnerabilities (January 2018 CPU)Nessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
high
110405RHEL 6 : java-1.7.1-ibm (RHSA-2018:1812)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
109908RHEL 6 : java-1.8.0-ibm (RHSA-2018:1463)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
108482SUSE SLES12 Security Update : java-1_7_1-ibm (SUSE-SU-2018:0743-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
108400SUSE SLES12 Security Update : java-1_7_1-ibm (SUSE-SU-2018:0694-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
108362RHEL 6 : java-1.7.1-ibm (RHSA-2018:0521)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
107288SUSE SLES11 Security Update : java-1_7_0-ibm (SUSE-SU-2018:0645-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
107213SUSE SLES11 Security Update : java-1_7_1-ibm (SUSE-SU-2018:0630-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
107207RHEL 7 : java-1.7.1-ibm (RHSA-2018:0458)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
106256RHEL 6 / 7 : java-1.6.0-sun (RHSA-2018:0115)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
106191Oracle Java SE Multiple Vulnerabilities (January 2018 CPU) (Unix)NessusMisc.
high
106190Oracle Java SE Multiple Vulnerabilities (January 2018 CPU)NessusWindows
high
106183RHEL 6 / 7 : java-1.7.0-oracle (RHSA-2018:0100)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
106139Oracle JRockit R28.3.16 Multiple Vulnerabilities (January 2018 CPU)NessusWindows
high