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CVE-2013-5804

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2013-10-15
IAVA:
2013-A-0191
Bugzilla:
1019131: CVE-2013-5804 OpenJDK: javac does not ignore certain ignorable characters (Javadoc, 8016653)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Java SE 7u40 and earlier, Java SE 6u60 and earlier, Java SE 5.0u51 and earlier, JRockit R28.2.8 and earlier, and JRockit R27.7.6 and earlier allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality and integrity via unknown vectors related to Javadoc.

Find out more about CVE-2013-5804 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 6.4
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

Find out more about Red Hat support for the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS).

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:1509 2013-11-07
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:1508 2013-11-07
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2013:1440 2013-10-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:1508 2013-11-07
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2013:1440 2013-10-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:1509 2013-11-07
Red Hat Satellite 5.4 (RHEL v.5) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:1793 2013-12-05
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2014:0414 2014-04-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2013:1451 2013-10-22
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.7.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:1507 2013-11-07
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2013:1447 2013-10-21
Red Hat Satellite 5.5 (RHEL v.6) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:1793 2013-12-05
Red Hat Satellite 5.6 (RHEL v.5) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:1793 2013-12-05
Red Hat Satellite 5.4 (RHEL v.6) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:1793 2013-12-05
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2014:0414 2014-04-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2013:1505 2013-11-05
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.7.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:1507 2013-11-07
Red Hat Satellite 5.5 (RHEL v.5) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:1793 2013-12-05
Red Hat Satellite 5.6 (RHEL v.6) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:1793 2013-12-05
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2013:1505 2013-11-05

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Satellite 5.3 (RHEL v.5) java-1.6.0-ibm 1.6.0.15.0-1jpp.1.el5 Fixed

External References