CVE-2017-10078

Impact:
Important
Public Date:
2017-07-18
Bugzilla:
1471898: CVE-2017-10078 OpenJDK: Nashorn incompletely blocking access to Java APIs (Scripting, 8171539)
It was discovered that the Nashorn JavaScript engine in the Scripting component of OpenJDK could allow scripts to access Java APIs even when access to Java APIs was disabled. An untrusted JavaScript executed by Nashorn could use this flaw to bypass intended restrictions.

Find out more about CVE-2017-10078 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v3 metrics

CVSS3 Base Score 8.1
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact None

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.8.0-ibm) RHSA-2017:2469 2017-08-14
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.8.0-openjdk) RHSA-2017:1789 2017-07-20
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.8.0-oracle) RHSA-2017:1790 2017-07-20
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.8.0-openjdk) RHSA-2017:1789 2017-07-20
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 7) (java-1.8.0-ibm) RHSA-2017:2469 2017-08-14
Red Hat Satellite 5.8 (RHEL v.6) (java-1.8.0-ibm) RHSA-2017:3453 2017-12-13
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.8.0-oracle) RHSA-2017:1790 2017-07-20

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 java-1.7.0-openjdk Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 java-1.7.0-openjdk Not affected

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