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CVE-2010-3557

Impact: Important
Public: 2010-10-12
Bugzilla: 639904: CVE-2010-3557 OpenJDK Swing mutable static (6938813)
IAVA: 2011-A-0066

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Unspecified vulnerability in the Swing component in Oracle Java SE and Java for Business 6 Update 21, 5.0 Update 25, 1.4.2_27, and 1.3.1_28 allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via unknown vectors. NOTE: the previous information was obtained from the October 2010 CPU. Oracle has not commented on claims from a reliable downstream vendor that this is related to the modification of "behavior and state of certain JDK classes" and "mutable static."

Find out more about CVE-2010-3557 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 6.8
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Medium
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-2010:0986 December 15, 2010
RHEL 5 Server for SAP (java-1.4.2-ibm-sap) RHSA-2010:0986 December 15, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2010:0786 October 20, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2011:0169 January 20, 2011
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2010:0987 December 15, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2010:0770 October 14, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary version 6 (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2011:0169 January 20, 2011
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary version 6 (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2010:0987 December 15, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 Extras (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2010:0786 October 20, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 Extras (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2010:0786 October 20, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 Extras (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2011:0169 January 20, 2011
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 Extras (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2010:0987 December 15, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 Extras (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2010:0770 October 14, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2010:0768 October 13, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2010:0865 November 10, 2010
Red Hat Satellite 5.4 (RHEL v.5) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2011:0880 June 16, 2011

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