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IBM Java: IBM Security Update March 2019 (CVE-2018-12547)

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IBM Java: IBM Security Update March 2019 (CVE-2018-12547)

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
02/11/2019
Created
03/19/2019
Added
03/12/2019
Modified
05/21/2019

Description

In Eclipse OpenJ9, prior to the 0.12.0 release, the jio_snprintf() and jio_vsnprintf() native methods ignored the length parameter. This affects existing APIs that called the functions to exceed the allocated buffer. This functions were not directly callable by non-native user code.

Solution(s)

  • ibm-java-upgrade-7_0_10_40
  • ibm-java-upgrade-7_1_4_40
  • ibm-java-upgrade-8_0_5_30

References

  • ibm-java-upgrade-7_0_10_40
  • ibm-java-upgrade-7_1_4_40
  • ibm-java-upgrade-8_0_5_30

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