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CVE-2010-0841

Impact: Important
Public: 2010-03-30
Bugzilla: 575854: CVE-2010-0841 OpenJDK JPEGImageReader stepX Integer Overflow Vulnerability (6909597)
IAVA: 2011-A-0066

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Unspecified vulnerability in the ImageIO component in Oracle Java SE and Java for Business 6 Update 18, 5.0 Update 23, and 1.4.2_25 allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via unknown vectors. NOTE: the previous information was obtained from the March 2010 CPU. Oracle has not commented on claims from a reliable researcher that this is an integer overflow in the Java Runtime Environment that allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a JPEG image that contains subsample dimensions with large values, related to JPEGImageReader and "stepX".

Find out more about CVE-2010-0841 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 7.5
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: Partial
Availability Impact: Partial

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
RHEL 4 AS for SAP (java-1.4.2-ibm-sap) RHSA-2010:0586 August 02, 2010
RHEL 5 Server for SAP (java-1.4.2-ibm-sap) RHSA-2010:0586 August 02, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2010:0574 July 29, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2010:0489 June 17, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) (java-1.5.0-sun) RHSA-2010:0338 April 01, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2010:0383 April 29, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2010:0337 April 01, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 Extras (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2010:0574 July 29, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 Extras (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2010:0574 July 29, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 Extras (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2010:0489 June 17, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 Extras (java-1.5.0-sun) RHSA-2010:0338 April 01, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 Extras (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2010:0383 April 29, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 Extras (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2010:0337 April 01, 2010
Red Hat Satellite 5.3 (RHEL v.4) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2010:0471 June 14, 2010
Red Hat Satellite 5.3 (RHEL v.5) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2010:0471 June 14, 2010

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