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CVE-2012-5086

Impact: Critical
Public: 2012-10-16
Bugzilla: 865428: CVE-2012-5086 OpenJDK: XMLDecoder sandbox restriction bypass (Beans, 7195917)

Details

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, and 6 Update 35 and earlier, allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via unknown vectors related to Beans.

Find out more about CVE-2012-5086 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

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 Server Supplementary (v. 5) (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2012:1392 October 18, 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary version 6 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2012:1392 October 18, 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary version 6 (java-1.7.0-ibm) RHSA-2012:1467 November 15, 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary version 6 (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2012:1391 October 18, 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2012:1385 October 17, 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2012:1384 October 17, 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2012:1386 October 17, 2012

External References

http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/javacpuoct2012-1515924.html

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