Amazon Corretto Java 17.x < Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 163283


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-Jul-19 advisory.

- hotspot/compiler (CVE-2022-21540)

- hotspot/runtime (CVE-2022-21541)

- core-libs/java.util (CVE-2022-21549)

- xml/jaxp (CVE-2022-34169)

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


Update to Amazon Corretto Java or later

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 163283

File Name: amazon_corretto_17_0_4_8_1.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: windows, macosx, unix

Family: Misc.

Published: 7/20/2022

Updated: 12/30/2022

Configuration: Enable thorough checks

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.1

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-34169


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/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: 7/19/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/19/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-21540, CVE-2022-21541, CVE-2022-21549, CVE-2022-34169

IAVA: 2022-A-0287-S