CVE-2017-3511

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2017-04-18
CWE:
CWE-426
Bugzilla:
1443007: CVE-2017-3511 OpenJDK: untrusted extension directories search path in Launcher (JCE, 8163528)
An untrusted library search path flaw was found in the JCE component of OpenJDK. A local attacker could possibly use this flaw to cause a Java application using JCE to load an attacker-controlled library and hence escalate their privileges.

Find out more about CVE-2017-3511 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v3 metrics

CVSS3 Base Score 7
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Attack Vector Local
Attack Complexity High
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.7.1-ibm) RHSA-2017:1221 2017-05-10
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.8.0-ibm) RHSA-2017:1220 2017-05-10
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2017:1204 2017-05-09
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.8.0-openjdk) RHSA-2017:1109 2017-04-20
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.8.0-openjdk) RHSA-2017:1108 2017-04-21
Red Hat Satellite 5.8 (RHEL v.6) (java-1.8.0-ibm) RHSA-2017:3453 2017-12-13
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 7) (java-1.8.0-ibm) RHSA-2017:1220 2017-05-10
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 7) (java-1.7.1-ibm) RHSA-2017:1221 2017-05-10
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.8.0-oracle) RHSA-2017:1117 2017-04-24
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2017:1118 2017-04-24
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.7.0-oracle) RHSA-2017:1118 2017-04-24
Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (java-1.8.0-oracle) RHSA-2017:1117 2017-04-24
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.7.0-openjdk) RHSA-2017:1204 2017-05-09

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 java-1.7.0-oracle Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 java-1.7.0-openjdk Will not fix

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