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CVE-2012-0547

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2012-08-30
Bugzilla:
853228: CVE-2012-0547 OpenJDK: AWT hardening fixes (AWT, 7163201)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Unspecified vulnerability in the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) component in Oracle Java SE 7 Update 6 and earlier, and 6 Update 34 and earlier, has no impact and remote attack vectors involving AWT and "a security-in-depth issue that is not directly exploitable but which can be used to aggravate security vulnerabilities that can be directly exploited." NOTE: this identifier was assigned by the Oracle CNA, but CVE is not intended to cover defense-in-depth issues that are only exposed by the presence of other vulnerabilities. NOTE: Oracle has not commented on claims from a downstream vendor that this issue is related to "toolkit internals references."

Find out more about CVE-2012-0547 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 0
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2012:1466 2012-11-15
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-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2012:1392 2012-10-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.7.0-ibm) RHSA-2012:1289 2012-09-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2012:1222 2012-09-03
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2012:1466 2012-11-15
Red Hat Satellite 5.4 (RHEL v.5) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:1455 2013-10-23
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2012:1221 2012-09-03
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2012:1392 2012-10-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2012:1223 2012-09-03
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2012:1225 2012-09-04
Red Hat Satellite 5.5 (RHEL v.5) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:1456 2013-10-23
Red Hat Satellite 5.5 (RHEL v.6) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:1456 2013-10-23

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 java-1.7.0-ibm Affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 java-1.5.0-ibm Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 java-1.7.0-oracle Affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 java-1.5.0-ibm Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 java-1.7.0-openjdk Affected