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CVE-2010-3565

Impact:
Important
Public Date:
2010-10-12
IAVA:
2011-A-0066, 2011-A-0160
Bugzilla:
639920: CVE-2010-3565 OpenJDK JPEG writeImage remote code execution (6963023)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Unspecified vulnerability in the 2D component in Oracle Java SE and Java for Business 6 Update 21, 5.0 Update 25, and 1.4.2_27 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 researcher that this is an integer overflow that triggers memory corruption via large values in a subsample of a JPEG image, related to JPEGImageWriter.writeImage in the imageio API.

Find out more about CVE-2010-3565 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

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-2010:0986 2010-12-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2010:0987 2010-12-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2010:0807 2010-10-27
RHEL 5 Server for SAP (java-1.4.2-ibm-sap) RHSA-2010:0986 2010-12-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2010:0768 2010-10-13
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2010:0865 2010-11-10
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2010:0786 2010-10-20
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2010:0807 2010-10-27
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2010:0770 2010-10-14
Red Hat Satellite 5.4 (RHEL v.5) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2011:0880 2011-06-16
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2010:0770 2010-10-14
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2010:0987 2010-12-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2010:0987 2010-12-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2010:0786 2010-10-20
Red Hat Enterprise Linux for SAP 6 (java-1.4.2-ibm-sap) RHSA-2010:0986 2010-12-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 3 Extras (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2010:0786 2010-10-20
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2010:0873 2010-11-10

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux for SAP 6 java-1.4.2-ibm-sap 1.4.2.13.6.sap-1jpp.3.el6 Fixed

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