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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-5556

Unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Java SE 6u121, 7u111, and 8u102 allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via vectors related to 2D.
Publish Date : 2016-10-25 Last Update Date : 2020-09-08
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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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 284

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2016:2088: java-1.8.0-oracle security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20162088 unix
RHSA-2016:2089: java-1.7.0-oracle security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20162089 unix
RHSA-2016:2090: java-1.6.0-sun security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20162090 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-2016-5556

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Oracle JDK 1.6.0 Update 121 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Oracle JDK 1.7.0 Update111 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Oracle JDK 1.8.0 Update102 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Oracle JRE 1.6.0 Update 121 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Oracle JRE 1.7.0 Update 111 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Oracle JRE 1.8.0 Update 102 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Oracle JDK 3
Oracle JRE 3

- References For CVE-2016-5556
REDHAT RHSA-2016:2089
REDHAT RHSA-2016:2090
REDHAT RHSA-2016:2136
REDHAT RHSA-2016:2137
REDHAT RHSA-2016:2138
SECTRACK 1037040
GENTOO GLSA-201611-04
REDHAT RHSA-2016:2659
BID 93618 Oracle Java SE CVE-2016-5556 Remote Security Vulnerability Release Date:2017-01-12 CONFIRM
REDHAT RHSA-2016:2088[email protected]
MLIST [bookkeeper-issues] 20200729 [GitHub] [bookkeeper] padma81 opened a new issue #2387: Security vulnerabilities in the apache/bookkeeper-4.9.2 image

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-5556

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

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