CVE-2020-14579

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Description

Vulnerability in the Java SE, Java SE Embedded product of Oracle Java SE (component: Libraries). Supported versions that are affected are Java SE: 7u261 and 8u251; Java SE Embedded: 8u251. Difficult to exploit vulnerability allows unauthenticated attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise Java SE, Java SE Embedded. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to cause a partial denial of service (partial DOS) of Java SE, Java SE Embedded. 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 3.1 Base Score 3.7 (Availability impacts). CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L).

References

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2020-11/msg00041.html

https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=SB10332

https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2020/08/msg00021.html

https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/[email protected]/message/6CFJPOYF3CWYEPCDOAOCNFJTQIKKWPHW/

https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/[email protected]/message/DFZ36XIW5ENQAW6BB7WHRFFTTJX7KGMR/

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202008-24

https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20200717-0005/

https://usn.ubuntu.com/4453-1/

https://www.debian.org/security/2020/dsa-4734

https://www.oracle.com/security-alerts/cpujul2020.html

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2020-07-15

Updated: 2020-11-10

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.3

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 3.7

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

Impact Score: 1.4

Exploitability Score: 2.2

Severity: LOW

Tenable Plugins

View all (43 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
152291EulerOS 2.0 SP8 : java-1.8.0-openjdk (EulerOS-SA-2021-2300)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
medium
151212OpenJDK 7 <= 7u261 / 8 <= 8u252 / 11.0.0 <= 11.0.7 / 13.0.0 <= 13.0.3 / 14.0.0 <= 14.0.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities (2020-07-14)NessusMisc.
medium
150639SUSE SLES11 Security Update : java-1_7_1-ibm (SUSE-SU-2020:14484-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
145916CentOS 8 : java-1.8.0-openjdk (CESA-2020:2972)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
medium
144387RHEL 7 : java-1.8.0-ibm (RHSA-2020:5585)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
143865SUSE SLES12 Security Update : java-1_7_0-openjdk (SUSE-SU-2020:2861-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
143794SUSE SLES15 Security Update : java-1_8_0-openjdk (SUSE-SU-2020:3460-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
143779SUSE SLES12 Security Update : java-1_8_0-openjdk (SUSE-SU-2020:3191-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
143318openSUSE Security Update : java-1_8_0-openjdk (openSUSE-2020-2048)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
143292openSUSE Security Update : java-1_8_0-openjdk (openSUSE-2020-2083)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
143159Amazon Linux 2 : java-1.8.0-openjdk (ALAS-2020-1491)NessusAmazon Linux Local Security Checks
medium
142853openSUSE Security Update : java-1_8_0-openj9 (openSUSE-2020-1893)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
142281EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : java-1.8.0-openjdk (EulerOS-SA-2020-2352)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
medium
142075EulerOS 2.0 SP5 : java-1.8.0-openjdk (EulerOS-SA-2020-2249)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
medium
141833McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator (SB10332)NessusWindows
medium
140913EulerOS 2.0 SP3 : java-1.8.0-openjdk (EulerOS-SA-2020-2146)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
medium
140611Amazon Linux AMI : java-1.8.0-openjdk (ALAS-2020-1434)NessusAmazon Linux Local Security Checks
medium
140263SUSE SLES12 Security Update : java-1_7_1-ibm (SUSE-SU-2020:2482-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
140257SUSE SLES12 Security Update : java-1_8_0-ibm (SUSE-SU-2020:2461-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
140254SUSE SLES15 Security Update : java-1_8_0-ibm (SUSE-SU-2020:2453-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
140072GLSA-202008-24 : OpenJDK: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
medium
139585Debian DLA-2325-1 : openjdk-8 security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
medium
139465RHEL 7 : java-1.7.1-ibm (RHSA-2020:3388)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
139464RHEL 6 : java-1.7.1-ibm (RHSA-2020:3387)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
139463RHEL 8 : java-1.8.0-ibm (RHSA-2020:3386)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
139455RHEL 7 : java-1.8.0-openjdk (RHSA-2020:2968)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
139422CentOS 7 : java-1.8.0-openjdk (CESA-2020:2968)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
medium
139416CentOS 6 : java-1.8.0-openjdk (CESA-2020:2985)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
medium
139373Ubuntu 16.04 LTS / 18.04 LTS / 20.04 : OpenJDK 8 vulnerabilities (USN-4453-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
medium
139101Fedora 31 : 1:java-1.8.0-openjdk (2020-508df53719)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
medium
139010Debian DSA-4734-1 : openjdk-11 - security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
medium
138868Fedora 32 : 1:java-1.8.0-openjdk (2020-e418151dc3)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
medium
138847RHEL 8 : java-1.8.0-openjdk (RHSA-2020:3100)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
138844RHEL 8 : java-1.8.0-openjdk (RHSA-2020:3101)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
138827Scientific Linux Security Update : java-1.8.0-openjdk on SL6.x i386/x86_64 (20200716)NessusScientific Linux Local Security Checks
medium
138667Oracle Linux 6 : java-1.8.0-openjdk (ELSA-2020-2985)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
medium
138666Oracle Linux 8 : java-1.8.0-openjdk (ELSA-2020-2972)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
medium
138663Oracle Linux 7 : java-1.8.0-openjdk (ELSA-2020-2968)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
high
138585Scientific Linux Security Update : java-1.8.0-openjdk on SL7.x x86_64 (20200716)NessusScientific Linux Local Security Checks
medium
138576Oracle Java SE 1.7.0_271 / 1.8.0_261 / 1.11.0_8 / 1.14.0_2 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Jul 2020 CPU)NessusMisc.
medium
138566RHEL 6 : java-1.8.0-openjdk (RHSA-2020:2985)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
138565RHEL 8 : java-1.8.0-openjdk (RHSA-2020:2972)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
138522Oracle Java SE 1.7.0_271 / 1.8.0_261 / 1.11.0_8 / 1.14.0_2 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Jul 2020 CPU)NessusWindows
medium