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CVE-2011-3556

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2011-10-18
Bugzilla:
745459: CVE-2011-3556 OpenJDK: RMI DGC server remote code execution (RMI, 7077466)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Unspecified vulnerability in the Java Runtime Environment component in Oracle Java SE JDK and JRE 7, 6 Update 27 and earlier, 5.0 Update 31 and earlier, 1.4.2_33 and earlier, and JRockit R28.1.4 and earlier allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability, related to RMI.

Find out more about CVE-2011-3556 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
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2012:0034 2012-01-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2011:1478 2011-11-24
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2011:1380 2011-10-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2011:1384 2011-10-19
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2012:0006 2012-01-09
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2012:0034 2012-01-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2011:1384 2011-10-19
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2011:1384 2011-10-19
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2011:1478 2011-11-24
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-2011:1380 2011-10-18
RHEL 5 Server for SAP (java-1.4.2-ibm-sap) RHSA-2012:0343 2012-02-29
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2012:0006 2012-01-09
RHEL 4 AS for SAP (java-1.4.2-ibm-sap) RHSA-2012:0343 2012-02-29
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2011:1478 2011-11-24
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2012:0034 2012-01-18

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux for SAP 6 java-1.4.2-ibm-sap 1.4.2.13.11.sap-1jpp.1.el6 Fixed

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