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IBM AIX: java_jan2018_advisory (CVE-2018-1417): Vulnerability in IBM Java SDK affects AIX

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IBM AIX: java_jan2018_advisory (CVE-2018-1417): Vulnerability in IBM Java SDK affects AIX

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
02/22/2018
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/02/2018
Modified
06/15/2018

Description

Under certain circumstances, a flaw in the J9 JVM (IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition 7.1 and 8.0) allows untrusted code running under a security manager to elevate its privileges. IBM X-Force ID: 138823.

Solution(s)

  • ibm-aix-java_jan2018_advisory

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