CVE-2015-4871

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2015-10-20
Bugzilla:
1273859: CVE-2015-4871 OpenJDK: protected methods can be used as interface methods via DirectMethodHandle (Libraries)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Java SE 7u85 allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality and integrity via unknown vectors related to Libraries.

Find out more about CVE-2015-4871 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 5.8
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2015:1927 2015-10-22
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 7) (java-1.7.1-ibm) RHSA-2015:2506 2015-11-23
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2015:1927 2015-10-22
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.7.1-ibm) RHSA-2015:2506 2015-11-23
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2016:0054 2016-01-21
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2015:1927 2015-10-22
Red Hat Satellite 5.6 (RHEL v.6) (java-1.7.1-ibm) RHSA-2016:1430 2016-07-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2016:0054 2016-01-21
Red Hat Satellite 5.7 (RHEL v.6) (java-1.7.1-ibm) RHSA-2016:1430 2016-07-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 7) (java-1.8.0-ibm) RHSA-2015:2509 2015-11-23
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2016:0053 2016-01-21
Red Hat Satellite 5.6 (RHEL v.5) (java-1.7.0-ibm) RHSA-2016:1430 2016-07-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.7.0-ibm) RHSA-2015:2507 2015-11-23

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 java-1.6.0-openjdk Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 java-1.8.0-openjdk Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 java-1.8.0-openjdk Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 java-1.6.0-openjdk Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 java-1.6.0-openjdk 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.

External References

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