CVE-2013-2417

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Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2013-04-16
Bugzilla:
952657: CVE-2013-2417 OpenJDK: Network InetAddress serialization information disclosure (Networking, 8000724)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Unspecified vulnerability in the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) component in Oracle Java SE 7 Update 17 and earlier, 6 Update 43 and earlier, and 5.0 Update 41 and earlier; and OpenJDK 6 and 7; allows remote attackers to affect availability via unknown vectors related to Networking. NOTE: the previous information is from the April 2013 CPU. Oracle has not commented on claims from another vendor that this issue is related to an information leak involving InetAddress serialization. CVE has not investigated the apparent discrepancy between vendor reports regarding the impact of this issue.

Find out more about CVE-2013-2417 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 4.3
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2013:0752 2013-04-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:0855 2013-05-22
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2013:0770 2013-04-24
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2013:0770 2013-04-24
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.7.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:0822 2013-05-14
Red Hat Satellite 5.5 (RHEL v.6) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:1456 2013-10-23
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2013:0751 2013-04-17
Red Hat Satellite 5.4 (RHEL v.5) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:1455 2013-10-23
Red Hat Satellite 5.4 (RHEL v.6) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:1455 2013-10-23
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:0823 2013-05-14
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.7.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:0822 2013-05-14
Red Hat Satellite 5.5 (RHEL v.5) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:1456 2013-10-23
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2013:0758 2013-04-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2013:0757 2013-04-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2013:0757 2013-04-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2013:0758 2013-04-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:0823 2013-05-14
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2013:0855 2013-05-22
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