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CVE-2016-5568 Detail

Description

Unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Java SE 6u121, 7u111, and 8u102 allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via vectors related to AWT.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/25/2016

Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.6 CRITICAL
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 6.0
Exploitability Score: 2.8


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

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpuoct2016-2881722.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93621
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037040
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201611-04
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-43
https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20161019-0001/

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Access Control (CWE-284)

Change History

8 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-5568
NVD Published Date:
10/25/2016
NVD Last Modified:
11/09/2017