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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2018-2657

Vulnerability in the Java SE, JRockit component of Oracle Java SE (subcomponent: Serialization). Supported versions that are affected are Java SE: 6u171 and 7u161; JRockit: R28.3.16. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows unauthenticated attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise Java SE, JRockit. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to cause a partial denial of service (partial DOS) of Java SE, JRockit. Note: This vulnerability can only be exploited by supplying data to APIs in the specified Component without using Untrusted Java Web Start applications or Untrusted Java applets, such as through a web service. CVSS 3.0 Base Score 5.3 (Availability impacts). CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L).
Publish Date : 2018-01-18 Last Update Date : 2022-05-13
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2018:0100: java-1.7.0-oracle security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20180100 unix
RHSA-2018:0115: java-1.6.0-sun security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20180115 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-2018-2657

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application HP Xp Command View * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application HP Xp P9000 Command View * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application HP Xp7 Command View * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Oracle JDK 1.6.0 Update171 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Oracle JDK 1.7.0 Update161 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Oracle JRE 1.6.0 Update171 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Oracle JRE 1.7.0 Update161 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Oracle Jrockit R28.3.16 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 7.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Eus 7.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Redhat Satellite 5.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Redhat Satellite 5.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Redhat Satellite 5.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Schneider-electric Struxureware Data Center Expert * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
HP Xp Command View 1
HP Xp P9000 Command View 1
HP Xp7 Command View 1
Oracle JDK 2
Oracle JRE 2
Oracle Jrockit 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 2
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Eus 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 1
Redhat Satellite 3
Schneider-electric Struxureware Data Center Expert 1

- References For CVE-2018-2657
REDHAT RHSA-2018:1812
REDHAT RHSA-2018:0115
REDHAT RHSA-2018:0458
REDHAT RHSA-2018:0100
SECTRACK 1040203
BID 102629 Oracle Java SE and JRockit CVE-2018-2657 Remote Security Vulnerability Release Date:2018-01-16

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2018-2657

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

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