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CVE-2011-0871

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2011-06-07
IAVA:
2011-A-0160, 2011-A-0173
Bugzilla:
706248: CVE-2011-0871 OpenJDK: MediaTracker created Component instances with unnecessary privileges (Swing, 7020198)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Unspecified vulnerability in the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) component in Oracle Java SE 6 Update 25 and earlier, 5.0 Update 29 and earlier, and 1.4.2_31 and earlier allows remote untrusted Java Web Start applications and untrusted Java applets to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via unknown vectors related to Swing.

Find out more about CVE-2011-0871 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 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 5 Server for SAP (java-1.4.2-ibm-sap) RHSA-2011:1265 2011-09-06
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2011:1087 2011-07-22
RHEL 4 AS for SAP (java-1.4.2-ibm-sap) RHSA-2011:1265 2011-09-06
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2011:0938 2011-07-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2011:0938 2011-07-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2011:1159 2011-08-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2011:0857 2011-06-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2011:1087 2011-07-22
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2011:1159 2011-08-15
Red Hat Satellite 5.4 (RHEL v.5) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:1455 2013-10-23
Red Hat Satellite 5.4 (RHEL v.6) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:1455 2013-10-23
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2011:0856 2011-06-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2011:0860 2011-06-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2011:0860 2011-06-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2011:1087 2011-07-22
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2011:0860 2011-06-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2011:0938 2011-07-15

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Long Life (v. 5.3 server) java-1.6.0-openjdk 1.6.0.0-1.22.1.9.8.el5_6 Fixed
Red Hat Enterprise Linux EUS (v. 5.4 server) java-1.6.0-openjdk 1.6.0.0-1.22.1.9.8.el5_6 Fixed
Red Hat Enterprise Linux for SAP 6 java-1.4.2-ibm-sap 1.4.2.13.10.sap-1jpp.1.el6 Fixed
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server EUS (v. 6.0) java-1.6.0-openjdk 1.6.0.0-1.39.1.9.8.el6_1 Fixed