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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-0483

Unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Java SE 6u105, 7u91, and 8u66; Java SE Embedded 8u65; and JRockit R28.3.8 allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via vectors related to AWT. NOTE: the previous information is from the January 2016 CPU. Oracle has not commented on third-party claims that this is a heap-based buffer overflow in the readImage function, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted image data.
Publish Date : 2016-01-21 Last Update Date : 2022-05-13
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2016:0049: java-1.8.0-openjdk security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20160049 unix
RHSA-2016:0050: java-1.8.0-openjdk security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20160050 unix
RHSA-2016:0053: java-1.7.0-openjdk security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20160053 unix
RHSA-2016:0054: java-1.7.0-openjdk security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20160054 unix
RHSA-2016:0055: java-1.8.0-oracle security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20160055 unix
RHSA-2016:0056: java-1.7.0-oracle security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20160056 unix
RHSA-2016:0057: java-1.6.0-sun security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20160057 unix
RHSA-2016:0067: java-1.6.0-openjdk security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20160067 unix
RHSA-2016:0099: java-1.7.1-ibm security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20160099 unix
RHSA-2016:0100: java-1.7.0-ibm security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20160100 unix
RHSA-2016:0101: java-1.6.0-ibm security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20160101 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2016-0483

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 12.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 14.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 15.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 15.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Oracle JDK 1.6.0 Update105 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Oracle JDK 1.7.0 Update91 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Oracle JDK 1.8.0 Update66 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Oracle JRE 1.6.0 Update105 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Oracle JRE 1.7.0 Update91 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Oracle JRE 1.8.0 Update66 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Oracle Jrockit R28.3.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 4
Oracle JDK 3
Oracle JRE 3
Oracle Jrockit 1

- References For CVE-2016-0483
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:0265
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0272
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0268
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0263
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0270
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0279
REDHAT RHSA-2016:1430
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:0269
REDHAT RHSA-2016:0050
SECTRACK 1034715
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:0256
REDHAT RHSA-2016:0067
REDHAT RHSA-2016:0056
REDHAT RHSA-2016:0055
REDHAT RHSA-2016:0057
REDHAT RHSA-2016:0049
REDHAT RHSA-2016:0054
REDHAT RHSA-2016:0053
GENTOO GLSA-201610-08

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-0483

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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