CVE-2021-35560

high
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Description

Vulnerability in the Java SE product of Oracle Java SE (component: Deployment). The supported version that is affected is Java SE: 8u301. 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. 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 3.1 Base Score 7.5 (Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability impacts). CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H).

References

https://www.oracle.com/security-alerts/cpuoct2021.html

https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20211022-0004/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2021-10-20

Updated: 2021-10-25

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: 7.5

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

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 1.6

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
156852openSUSE 15 Security Update : java-1_8_0-ibm (openSUSE-SU-2022:0108-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
156813SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : java-1_8_0-ibm (SUSE-SU-2022:0107-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
156807SUSE SLES15 Security Update : java-1_8_0-ibm (SUSE-SU-2022:0108-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
155950RHEL 7 : java-1.8.0-ibm (RHSA-2021:5030)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
critical
154345Oracle Java SE 1.7.0_321 / 1.8.0_311 / 1.11.0_13 / 1.17.0_1 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Unix October 2021 CPU)NessusMisc.
high
154344Oracle Java SE 1.7.0_321 / 1.8.0_311 / 1.11.0_13 / 1.17.0_1 Multiple Vulnerabilities (October 2021 CPU)NessusWindows
high