CVE-2012-1724

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2012-06-12
IAVA:
2012-A-0146, 2012-A-0153
CWE:
CWE-835
Bugzilla:
829374: CVE-2012-1724 OpenJDK: XML parsing infinite loop (JAXP, 7157609)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Unspecified vulnerability in the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) component in Oracle Java SE 7 update 4 and earlier, and 6 update 32 and earlier, allows remote attackers to affect availability, related to JAXP.

Find out more about CVE-2012-1724 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 5
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2012:1019 2012-06-20
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2012:0734 2012-06-13
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2012:1009 2012-06-20
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2012:0734 2012-06-13
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2012:0730 2012-06-13
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2012:0729 2012-06-13

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