F5 Networks BIG-IP : Oracle Java SE vulnerability (K15217245)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118632
SynopsisThe remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
DescriptionVulnerability in the Java SE, Java SE Embedded, JRockit component of Oracle Java SE (subcomponent: Serialization). Supported versions that are affected are Java SE: 6u181, 7u171, 8u162 and 10; Java SE Embedded: 8u161; JRockit: R28.3.17. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows unauthenticated attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise Java SE, Java SE Embedded, JRockit. 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, JRockit. 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 5.3 (Availability impacts). CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L).
BIG-IP / BIG-IQ / F5 iWorkflow / Enterprise Manager / Traffix SDC
An attacker may cause a partial denial of service (DoS) to the affected Java component when the vulnerability is exploited.
There is no impact; thisF5 product is not affected by this vulnerability.
SolutionUpgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution K15217245.