CVE-2018-2938

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Description

Vulnerability in the Java SE component of Oracle Java SE (subcomponent: Java DB). Supported versions that are affected are Java SE: 6u191, 7u181 and 8u172. Difficult to exploit vulnerability allows unauthenticated attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise Java SE. While the vulnerability is in Java SE, attacks may significantly impact additional products. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in takeover of Java SE. 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. CVE-2018-2938 addresses CVE-2018-1313. CVSS 3.0 Base Score 9.0 (Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability impacts). CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H).

References

http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpujul2018-4258247.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/104774

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1041302

https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20180726-0001/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-07-18

Updated: 2020-09-08

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: 9

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

Impact Score: 6

Exploitability Score: 2.2

Severity: CRITICAL

Tenable Plugins

View all (16 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
700658Oracle Java SE 6 < Update 201 / 7 < Update 191 / 8 < Update 181 / 10 < Update 2 Multiple Vulnerabilities (July 2018 CPU)Nessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
critical
123333openSUSE Security Update : java-1_8_0-openjdk (openSUSE-2019-774)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
121974Photon OS 2.0: Openjdk8 PHSA-2018-2.0-0077NessusPhotonOS Local Security Checks
critical
121864Photon OS 1.0: Openjdk PHSA-2018-1.0-0167NessusPhotonOS Local Security Checks
critical
121151openSUSE Security Update : java-1_7_0-openjdk (openSUSE-2019-42) (Spectre)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
121059SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : java-1_7_0-openjdk (SUSE-SU-2019:0049-1) (Spectre)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
120122SUSE SLES15 Security Update : java-1_8_0-openjdk (SUSE-SU-2018:3045-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
118300SUSE SLES12 Security Update : java-1_8_0-openjdk (SUSE-SU-2018:3064-2) (Spectre)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
118109openSUSE Security Update : java-1_8_0-openjdk (openSUSE-2018-1143) (Spectre)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
117992SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : java-1_8_0-openjdk (SUSE-SU-2018:3064-1) (Spectre)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
117986openSUSE Security Update : java-1_8_0-openjdk (openSUSE-2018-1138)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
111961Photon OS 2.0: Openjdk8 PHSA-2018-2.0-0077 (deprecated)NessusPhotonOS Local Security Checks
critical
111946Photon OS 1.0: Blktrace / Libmspack / Ntp / Openjdk / Perl / Systemd / Vim PHSA-2018-1.0-0167 (deprecated)NessusPhotonOS Local Security Checks
critical
111214Oracle JRockit R28.3.18 Multiple Vulnerabilities (July 2018 CPU)NessusWindows
critical
111163Oracle Java SE Multiple Vulnerabilities (July 2018 CPU)NessusWindows
critical
111162Oracle Java SE Multiple Vulnerabilities (July 2018 CPU) (Unix)NessusMisc.
critical