CVE-2013-5838

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2013-10-15
Bugzilla:
1019300: CVE-2013-5838 OpenJDK: Vulnerability in Libraries component (Libraries, 7023639)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Java SE 7u25 and earlier, and Java SE Embedded 7u25 and earlier, allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via unknown vectors related to Libraries.

Find out more about CVE-2013-5838 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 version 6 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2013:1451 2013-10-22
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2013:1447 2013-10-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary version 6 (java-1.7.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:1507 2013-11-07
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) (java-1.7.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:1507 2013-11-07
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2013:1440 2013-10-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary version 6 (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2013:1440 2013-10-17

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary version 6 java-1.7.0-openjdk Affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary version 6 java-1.7.0-oracle Affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary version 6 java-1.6.0-openjdk Affected

External References