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CVE-2012-5085

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2012-10-16
Bugzilla:
865541: CVE-2012-5085 OpenJDK: disable Gopher support by default (Gopher, 7189567)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Unspecified vulnerability in the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) component in Oracle Java SE 7 Update 7 and earlier, 6 Update 35 and earlier, 5.0 Update 36 and earlier, and 1.4.2_38 and earlier allows remote authenticated users to have an unspecified impact via unknown vectors related to Networking. NOTE: the Oracle CPU states that this issue has a 0.0 CVSS score. If so, then this is not a vulnerability and this issue should not be included in CVE.

Find out more about CVE-2012-5085 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:S/C:N/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication Single
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 (v. 6) (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2012:1392 2012-10-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2012:1391 2012-10-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.7.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:0626 2013-03-11
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2012:1392 2012-10-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:0624 2013-03-11
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:0625 2013-03-11
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.7.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:0626 2013-03-11
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:0625 2013-03-11
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:0624 2013-03-11
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2012:1386 2012-10-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2012:1385 2012-10-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2012:1384 2012-10-17

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 java-1.7.0-oracle Affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 java-1.4.2-ibm Affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 java-1.7.0-openjdk Affected

External References

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