CVE-2017-10295

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2017-10-17
CWE:
CWE-113
Bugzilla:
1502687: CVE-2017-10295 OpenJDK: HTTP client insufficient check for newline in URLs (Networking, 8176751)
It was found that the HttpURLConnection and HttpsURLConnection classes in the Networking component of OpenJDK failed to check for newline characters embedded in URLs. An attacker able to make a Java application perform an HTTP request using an attacker provided URL could possibly inject additional headers into the request.

Find out more about CVE-2017-10295 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v3 metrics

CVSS3 Base Score 3.7
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity High
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality None
Integrity Impact Low
Availability Impact None

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2017:3392 2017-12-06
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 7) (java-1.7.1-ibm) RHSA-2017:3268 2017-11-28
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.8.0-openjdk) RHSA-2017:2998 2017-10-20
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.8.0-openjdk) RHSA-2017:2998 2017-10-20
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2017:3047 2017-10-24
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 7) (java-1.8.0-ibm) RHSA-2017:3264 2017-11-27
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2017:3046 2017-10-24
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.8.0-oracle) RHSA-2017:2999 2017-10-23
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.8.0-oracle) RHSA-2017:2999 2017-10-23
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2017:3046 2017-10-24
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.7.1-ibm) RHSA-2017:3268 2017-11-28
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.8.0-ibm) RHSA-2017:3267 2017-11-28
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2017:3392 2017-12-06
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2017:3047 2017-10-24
Red Hat Satellite 5.8 (RHEL v.6) (java-1.8.0-ibm) RHSA-2017:3453 2017-12-13

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Satellite 5 java-1.7.1-ibm Affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 java-1.6.0-ibm Will not fix

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