CVE-2013-5849

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2013-10-15
IAVA:
2013-A-0191
Bugzilla:
1018750: CVE-2013-5849 OpenJDK: insufficient DataFlavor security checks (AWT, 8012277)

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, and Java SE Embedded 7u40 and earlier allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality via vectors related to AWT.

Find out more about CVE-2013-5849 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 4.3
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

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

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