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CVE-2016-0483 Detail

Description

Unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Java SE 6u105, 7u91, and 8u66; Java SE Embedded 8u65; and JRockit R28.3.8 allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via vectors related to AWT. NOTE: the previous information is from the January 2016 CPU. Oracle has not commented on third-party claims that this is a heap-based buffer overflow in the readImage function, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted image data.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  06/06/2016

Evaluator Description

Per Oracle: 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.

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 10.0 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-01/msg00038.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-01/msg00041.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-01/msg00042.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-01/msg00043.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-01/msg00044.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-01/msg00045.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-01/msg00047.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-01/msg00048.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0049.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0050.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0053.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0054.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0055.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0056.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0057.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0067.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3458
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3465
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2016-2367955.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinjan2016-2867209.html
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034715 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2884-1 Third Party Advisory
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2885-1 Third Party Advisory
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-16-032 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016:1430
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201603-14
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201610-08

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-0483
NVD Published Date:
01/20/2016
NVD Last Modified:
06/30/2017