CVE-2014-2483

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2014-07-15
Bugzilla:
1119626: CVE-2014-2483 OpenJDK: Restrict use of privileged annotations (Libraries, 8034985)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Unspecified vulnerability in the Java SE component in Oracle Java SE Java SE 7u60 and OpenJDK 7 allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via unknown vectors related to Libraries, a different vulnerability than CVE-2014-4223. NOTE: the previous information is from the July 2014 CPU. Oracle has not commented on another vendor's claim that the issue is related to improper restriction of the "use of privileged annotations."

Find out more about CVE-2014-2483 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-2014:0889 2014-07-16
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 7 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2014:0889 2014-07-16
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2014:0890 2014-07-16
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop 6 (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2014:0902 2014-07-18
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 7 (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2014:0902 2014-07-18
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop 5 (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2014:0902 2014-07-18

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 java-1.6.0-openjdk Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 java-1.7.0-oracle Affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 java-1.7.0-oracle Affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 java-1.6.0-sun Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 java-1.6.0-sun Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 java-1.6.0-openjdk Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 java-1.6.0-openjdk Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 java-1.6.0-sun Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 java-1.7.0-oracle Affected

External References