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CVE-2018-2942 Detail

Current Description

Vulnerability in the Java SE component of Oracle Java SE (subcomponent: Windows DLL). Supported versions that are affected are Java SE: 7u181 and 8u172. Difficult to exploit vulnerability allows unauthenticated attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise Java SE. Successful attacks require human interaction from a person other than the attacker and while the vulnerability is in Java SE, attacks may significantly impact additional products. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in takeover of Java SE. 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 3.0 Base Score 8.3 (Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability impacts). CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H).

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 8.3 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpujul2018-4258247.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/104781 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1041302
https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20180726-0001/

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-noinfo Insufficient Information NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:jdk:1.7.0:update_181:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:jdk:1.8.0:update_172:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:jre:1.7.0:update_181:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:jre:1.8.0:update_172:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-2942
NVD Published Date:
07/18/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019