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CVE-2016-5547 Detail

Current Description

Vulnerability in the Java SE, Java SE Embedded, JRockit component of Oracle Java SE (subcomponent: Libraries). Supported versions that are affected are Java SE: 7u121 and 8u112; Java SE Embedded: 8u111; JRockit: R28.3.12. 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 v3.0 Base Score 5.3 (Availability impacts).

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  01/27/2017
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.3 MEDIUM
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 1.4
Exploitability Score: 3.9


Attack Vector (AV): Network
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Low

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017-0175.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017-0176.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017-0180.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017-0263.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017-0269.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017-0336.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017-0337.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3782
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpujan2017-2881727.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/95521 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037637
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1216
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-65
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201707-01
https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20170119-0001/

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-5547
NVD Published Date:
01/27/2017
NVD Last Modified:
01/04/2018