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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2018-2952

Vulnerability in the Java SE, Java SE Embedded, JRockit component of Oracle Java SE (subcomponent: Concurrency). Supported versions that are affected are Java SE: 6u191, 7u181, 8u172 and 10.0.1; Java SE Embedded: 8u171; JRockit: R28.3.18. Difficult to exploit vulnerability allows unauthenticated attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise Java SE, Java SE Embedded, JRockit. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to cause a partial denial of service (partial DOS) of Java SE, Java SE Embedded, JRockit. Note: Applies to client and server deployment of Java. This vulnerability can be exploited through sandboxed Java Web Start applications and sandboxed Java applets. It can also be exploited by supplying data to APIs in the specified Component without using sandboxed Java Web Start applications or sandboxed Java applets, such as through a web service. CVSS 3.0 Base Score 3.7 (Availability impacts). CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L).
Publish Date : 2018-07-18 Last Update Date : 2019-10-02
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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 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) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2018:2241: java-1.8.0-openjdk security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20182241 unix
RHSA-2018:2242: java-1.8.0-openjdk security and bug fix update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20182242 unix
RHSA-2018:2253: java-1.8.0-oracle security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20182253 unix
RHSA-2018:2254: java-1.7.0-oracle security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20182254 unix
RHSA-2018:2255: java-1.7.0-oracle security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20182255 unix
RHSA-2018:2256: java-1.8.0-oracle security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20182256 unix
RHSA-2018:2283: java-1.7.0-openjdk security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20182283 unix
RHSA-2018:2286: java-1.7.0-openjdk security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20182286 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-2018-2952

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Oracle JDK 1.6.0 Update 191 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Oracle JDK 1.7.0 Update 181 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Oracle JDK 1.8.0 Update 172 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Oracle JDK 10.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Oracle JRE 1.6.0 Update 191 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Oracle JRE 1.7.0 Update 181 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Oracle JRE 1.8.0 Update 172 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Oracle JRE 10.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Oracle Jrockit R28.3.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Oracle JDK 4
Oracle JRE 4
Oracle Jrockit 1

- References For CVE-2018-2952
REDHAT RHSA-2018:2242
REDHAT RHSA-2018:2253
MLIST [debian-lts-announce] 20181122 [SECURITY] [DLA 1590-1] openjdk-7 security update
REDHAT RHSA-2018:3008
REDHAT RHSA-2018:3007
REDHAT RHSA-2018:2575
REDHAT RHSA-2018:2576
REDHAT RHSA-2018:2712
REDHAT RHSA-2018:2568
REDHAT RHSA-2018:2286
REDHAT RHSA-2018:2255
REDHAT RHSA-2018:2713
REDHAT RHSA-2018:2283
REDHAT RHSA-2018:2254
SECTRACK 1041302
REDHAT RHSA-2018:2569
REDHAT RHSA-2018:2256
REDHAT RHSA-2018:2241
BID 104765 Oracle Java SE and JRockit CVE-2018-2952 Remote Security Vulnerability Release Date:2018-07-20 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2018-2952

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