CVE-2018-2941

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Description

Vulnerability in the Java SE component of Oracle Java SE (subcomponent: JavaFX). Supported versions that are affected are Java SE: 7u181, 8u172 and 10.0.1. Difficult to exploit vulnerability allows unauthenticated attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise Java SE. Successful attacks require human interaction from a person other than the attacker and 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 applies to Java deployments, typically in clients running sandboxed Java Web Start applications or sandboxed Java applets, that load and run untrusted code (e.g., code that comes from the internet) and rely on the Java sandbox for security. This vulnerability does not apply to Java deployments, typically in servers, that load and run only trusted code (e.g., code installed by an administrator). CVSS 3.0 Base Score 8.3 (Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability impacts). CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H).

References

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

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/104775

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

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2253

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2254

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2255

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2256

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: 5.1

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

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 4.9

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 8.3

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

Impact Score: 6

Exploitability Score: 1.6

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (13 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
136100Photon OS 3.0: Openjdk11 PHSA-2020-3.0-0084NessusPhotonOS Local Security Checks
critical
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
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
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
111327RHEL 6 : java-1.8.0-oracle (RHSA-2018:2256)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
111326RHEL 6 : java-1.7.0-oracle (RHSA-2018:2255)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
111325RHEL 7 : java-1.7.0-oracle (RHSA-2018:2254)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
111324RHEL 7 : java-1.8.0-oracle (RHSA-2018:2253)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
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