CVE-2019-2977

MEDIUM

Description

Vulnerability in the Java SE product of Oracle Java SE (component: Hotspot). Supported versions that are affected are Java SE: 11.0.4 and 13. Difficult to exploit vulnerability allows unauthenticated attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise Java SE. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized read access to a subset of Java SE accessible data and unauthorized ability to cause a partial denial of service (partial DOS) of Java SE. Note: This vulnerability applies to Java deployments, typically in clients running sandboxed Java Web Start applications or sandboxed Java applets (in Java SE 8), 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 4.8 (Confidentiality and Availability impacts). CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:L).

References

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-11/msg00064.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-11/msg00066.html

http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpuoct2019-5072832.html

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:3135

https://seclists.org/bugtraq/2019/Oct/31

https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20191017-0001/

https://www.debian.org/security/2019/dsa-4546

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-10-16

Updated: 2019-11-24

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5.8

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

Impact Score: 4.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 4.8

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:L

Impact Score: 2.5

Exploitability Score: 2.2

Severity: MEDIUM