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CVE-2012-0503

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2012-02-14
IAVA:
2012-A-0148, 2012-A-0147
Bugzilla:
788976: CVE-2012-0503 OpenJDK: unrestricted use of TimeZone.setDefault() (i18n, 7110687)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Unspecified vulnerability in the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) component in Oracle Java SE 7 Update 2 and earlier, 6 Update 30 and earlier, 5.0 Update 33 and earlier, and 1.4.2_35 and earlier allows remote untrusted Java Web Start applications and untrusted Java applets to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability, related to I18n.

Find out more about CVE-2012-0503 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-2012:1080 2012-07-16
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2012:0139 2012-02-16
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2012:0702 2012-05-30
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 Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2012:0508 2012-04-23
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2012:0508 2012-04-23
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2012:0135 2012-02-14
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2012:0514 2012-04-24
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2012:0322 2012-02-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2012:0139 2012-02-16
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2012:0514 2012-04-24
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2012:0139 2012-02-16

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux for SAP 6 java-1.4.2-ibm-sap 1.4.2.13.12.sap-1jpp.2.el6 Fixed

External References

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