CVE-2015-4842

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2015-10-20
CWE:
CWE-200
Bugzilla:
1273425: CVE-2015-4842 OpenJDK: leak of user.dir location (JAXP, 8078427)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Java SE 6u101, 7u85, and 8u60, and Java SE Embedded 8u51, allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality via vectors related to JAXP.

Find out more about CVE-2015-4842 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:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2015:2086 2015-11-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2015:2086 2015-11-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.8.0-openjdk) RHSA-2015:1919 2015-10-21
Red Hat Satellite 5.7 (RHEL v.6) (java-1.7.1-ibm) RHSA-2016:1430 2016-07-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2015:1920 2015-10-21
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2015:1928 2015-10-22
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2015:1927 2015-10-22
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.8.0-oracle) RHSA-2015:1926 2015-10-22
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.8.0-openjdk) RHSA-2015:1919 2015-10-21
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2015:1928 2015-10-22
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.7.0-ibm) RHSA-2015:2507 2015-11-23
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2015:2086 2015-11-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2015:2508 2015-11-23
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2015:1927 2015-10-22
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2015:1928 2015-10-22
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 7) (java-1.7.1-ibm) RHSA-2015:2506 2015-11-23
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 7) (java-1.8.0-ibm) RHSA-2015:2509 2015-11-23
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.8.0-oracle) RHSA-2015:1926 2015-10-22
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2015:1927 2015-10-22
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2015:1920 2015-10-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2015:2508 2015-11-23
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.7.1-ibm) RHSA-2015:2506 2015-11-23
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2015:1921 2015-10-21
Red Hat Satellite 5.6 (RHEL v.6) (java-1.7.1-ibm) RHSA-2016:1430 2016-07-18
Red Hat Satellite 5.6 (RHEL v.5) (java-1.7.0-ibm) RHSA-2016:1430 2016-07-18

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 java-1.5.0-ibm Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 java-1.5.0-ibm Will not fix

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