CVE-2018-2942

MEDIUM

Description

Vulnerability in the Java SE component of Oracle Java SE (subcomponent: Windows DLL). Supported versions that are affected are Java SE: 7u181 and 8u172. 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: Applies to client and server deployment of Java. This vulnerability can be exploited through sandboxed Java Web Start applications and sandboxed Java applets. It can also be exploited by supplying data to APIs in the specified Component without using sandboxed Java Web Start applications or sandboxed Java applets, such as through a web service. 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/104781

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 v2.0

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 v3.0

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

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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
medium
121974Photon OS 2.0: Openjdk8 PHSA-2018-2.0-0077NessusPhotonOS Local Security Checks
medium
121864Photon OS 1.0: Openjdk PHSA-2018-1.0-0167NessusPhotonOS Local Security Checks
high
111961Photon OS 2.0: Openjdk8 PHSA-2018-2.0-0077 (deprecated)NessusPhotonOS Local Security Checks
medium
111946Photon OS 1.0: Blktrace / Libmspack / Ntp / Openjdk / Perl / Systemd / Vim PHSA-2018-1.0-0167 (deprecated)NessusPhotonOS Local Security Checks
high
111214Oracle JRockit R28.3.18 Multiple Vulnerabilities (July 2018 CPU)NessusWindows
medium
111163Oracle Java SE Multiple Vulnerabilities (July 2018 CPU)NessusWindows
medium