CVE-2015-0469

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2015-04-14
Bugzilla:
1210829: CVE-2015-0469 ICU: layout engine glyphStorage off-by-one (OpenJDK 2D, 8067699)
An off-by-one flaw, leading to a buffer overflow, was found in the font parsing code in the 2D component in OpenJDK. A specially crafted font file could possibly cause the Java Virtual Machine to execute arbitrary code, allowing an untrusted Java application or applet to bypass Java sandbox restrictions.

Find out more about CVE-2015-0469 from the MITRE CVE dictionary 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
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2015:1006 2015-05-13
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2015:1021 2015-05-20
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.7.1-ibm) RHSA-2015:1020 2015-05-20
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.8.0-oracle) RHSA-2015:0854 2015-04-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 7) (java-1.7.1-ibm) RHSA-2015:1020 2015-05-20
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2015:0806 2015-04-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.8.0-openjdk) RHSA-2015:0809 2015-04-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2015:0808 2015-04-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2015:0807 2015-04-14
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2015:1021 2015-05-20
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2015:0857 2015-04-20
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.8.0-oracle) RHSA-2015:0854 2015-04-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2015:1006 2015-05-13
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.7.0-ibm) RHSA-2015:1007 2015-05-13
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2015:0858 2015-04-20
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2015:0808 2015-04-15
Red Hat Satellite 5.6 (RHEL v.5) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2015:1091 2015-06-11
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2015:0858 2015-04-20
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2015:0857 2015-04-20
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2015:0806 2015-04-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2015:0808 2015-04-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.8.0-openjdk) RHSA-2015:0809 2015-04-15
Red Hat Satellite 5.6 (RHEL v.6) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2015:1091 2015-06-11
Red Hat Satellite 5.7 (RHEL v.6) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2015:1091 2015-06-11
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2015:0857 2015-04-20
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2015:0858 2015-04-20

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 icu Affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 icu Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 icu Not affected
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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