Amazon Corretto Java 17.x < Multiple Vulnerabilities

medium Nessus Plugin ID 159420


Amazon Corretto is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The version of Amazon Corretto installed on the remote host is prior to 17 < It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the corretto-17-2022-Jan-18 advisory.

- core-libs/ (CVE-2022-21248, CVE-2022-21341)

- client-libs/javax.imageio (CVE-2022-21277, CVE-2022-21360, CVE-2022-21365, CVE-2022-21366)

- xml/jaxp (CVE-2022-21282, CVE-2022-21296, CVE-2022-21299)

- core-libs/java.util (CVE-2022-21283, CVE-2022-21294)

- hotspot/runtime (CVE-2022-21291)

- core-libs/java.lang (CVE-2022-21293)

- hotspot/compiler (CVE-2022-21305)

- security-libs/ (CVE-2022-21340)

Note that Nessus has not tested for these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 159420

File Name: amazon_corretto_17_0_2_8_1.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: windows, macosx, unix

Family: Misc.

Published: 4/1/2022

Updated: 4/10/2024

Configuration: Enable thorough checks

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 2.2


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-21305


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:amazon:corretto

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Java

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/18/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/18/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-21248, CVE-2022-21277, CVE-2022-21282, CVE-2022-21283, CVE-2022-21291, CVE-2022-21293, CVE-2022-21294, CVE-2022-21296, CVE-2022-21299, CVE-2022-21305, CVE-2022-21340, CVE-2022-21341, CVE-2022-21360, CVE-2022-21365, CVE-2022-21366

IAVA: 2022-A-0031-S