CVE-2017-10356

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2017-10-17
CWE:
CWE-327
Bugzilla:
1503169: CVE-2017-10356 OpenJDK: weak protection of key stores against brute forcing (Security, 8181692)
It was discovered that the Security component of OpenJDK generated weak password-based encryption keys used to protect private keys stored in key stores. This made it easier to perform password guessing attacks to decrypt stored keys if an attacker could gain access to a key store.

Find out more about CVE-2017-10356 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v3 metrics

CVSS3 Base Score 6.2
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N
Attack Vector Local
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality High
Integrity Impact None
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 Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 java-1.6.0-ibm Will not fix

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