CVE-2014-6587

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2015-01-20
CWE:
CWE-476
Bugzilla:
1183715: CVE-2014-6587 OpenJDK: MulticastSocket NULL pointer dereference (Libraries, 8056264)
A NULL pointer dereference flaw was found in the MulticastSocket implementation in the Libraries component of OpenJDK. An untrusted Java application or applet could possibly use this flaw to bypass certain Java sandbox restrictions.

Find out more about CVE-2014-6587 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 4.1
Base Metrics AV:L/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Satellite 5.6 (RHEL v.5) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2015:0264 2015-02-24
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2015:0079 2015-01-22
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2015:0079 2015-01-22
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 7) (java-1.7.1-ibm) RHSA-2015:0133 2015-02-05
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2015:0135 2015-02-05
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.8.0-oracle) RHSA-2015:0080 2015-01-22
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2015:0086 2015-01-26
Red Hat Satellite 5.6 (RHEL v.6) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2015:0264 2015-02-24
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2015:0085 2015-01-26
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2015:0067 2015-01-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2015:0068 2015-01-20
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2015:0086 2015-01-26
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2015:0135 2015-02-05
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.7.0-ibm) RHSA-2015:0134 2015-02-05
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.7.1-ibm) RHSA-2015:0133 2015-02-05
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.8.0-openjdk) RHSA-2015:0069 2015-01-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2015:0067 2015-01-21
Red Hat Satellite 5.7 (RHEL v.6) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2015:0263 2015-02-24
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2015:0079 2015-01-22
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2015:0085 2015-01-26
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2015:0085 2015-01-26
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2015:0086 2015-01-26
Unless explicitly stated as not affected, all previous versions of packages in any minor update stream of a product listed here should be assumed vulnerable, although may not have been subject to full analysis.

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