CVE Database

CVE-2013-5878

Impact: Important
Public: 2014-01-14
Bugzilla: 1051823: CVE-2013-5878 OpenJDK: null xmlns handling issue (Security, 8025026)
IAVA: 2014-A-0010

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Java SE 6u65 and 7u45, Java SE Embedded 7u45, and OpenJDK 7 allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via unknown vectors related to Security. NOTE: the previous information is from the January 2014 CPU. Oracle has not commented on third-party claims that the the Security component does not properly handle null XML namespace (xmlns) attributes during XML document canonicalization, which allows attackers to escape the sandbox.

Find out more about CVE-2013-5878 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
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop 5 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2014:0414 April 17, 2014
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop 6 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2014:0414 April 17, 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2014:0135 February 04, 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) (java-1.7.0-ibm) RHSA-2014:0134 February 04, 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2014:0030 January 15, 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary version 6 (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2014:0135 February 04, 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary version 6 (java-1.7.0-ibm) RHSA-2014:0134 February 04, 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary version 6 (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2014:0030 January 15, 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary version 7 (java-1.7.1-ibm) RHSA-2014:0705 June 10, 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2014:0097 January 27, 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2014:0027 January 15, 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2014:0097 January 27, 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2014:0026 January 15, 2014
Red Hat Satellite 5.4 (RHEL v.5) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2014:0982 July 29, 2014
Red Hat Satellite 5.4 (RHEL v.6) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2014:0982 July 29, 2014
Red Hat Satellite 5.5 (RHEL v.5) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2014:0982 July 29, 2014
Red Hat Satellite 5.5 (RHEL v.6) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2014:0982 July 29, 2014
Red Hat Satellite 5.6 (RHEL v.5) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2014:0982 July 29, 2014
Red Hat Satellite 5.6 (RHEL v.6) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2014:0982 July 29, 2014

External References

http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2014-1972949.html

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