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CVE-2013-1475

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2013-02-01
Bugzilla:
860652: CVE-2013-1475 OpenJDK: IIOP type reuse sandbox bypass (CORBA, 8000540, SE-2012-01 Issue 50)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Unspecified vulnerability in the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) component in Oracle Java SE 7 through Update 11, 6 through Update 38, 5.0 through Update 38, and 1.4.2_40 and earlier, and OpenJDK 6 and 7, allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via vectors related to CORBA. NOTE: the previous information is from the February 2013 CPU. Oracle has not commented on claims from another vendor that this issue is related to "IIOP type reuse management" in ObjectStreamClass.java.

Find out more about CVE-2013-1475 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
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2013:0236 2013-02-04
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2013:0237 2013-02-04
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2012:1485 2012-11-22
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2012:1465 2012-11-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2012:1466 2012-11-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2013:0237 2013-02-04
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2013:0236 2013-02-04
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2012:1465 2012-11-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2012:1466 2012-11-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.7.0-ibm) RHSA-2012:1467 2012-11-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2013:0247 2013-02-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2013:0247 2013-02-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2013:0245 2013-02-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2013:0246 2013-02-08

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 java-1.7.0-ibm Not affected

External References

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