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JRE HMAC Digest Flaw

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JRE HMAC Digest Flaw

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
11/05/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/18/2009
Modified
09/13/2018

Description

The MessageDigest.isEqual function in Java Runtime Environment (JRE) in Sun Java SE in JDK and JRE 5.0 before Update 22, JDK and JRE 6 before Update 17, SDK and JRE 1.3.x before 1.3.1_27, and SDK and JRE 1.4.x before 1.4.2_24 are vulnerable to a forgery of HMAC-based digital signatures. This could potentially allows remote attacker to spoof signatures and possibly bypass authentication.

Solution(s)

  • jre-upgrade-latest

References

  • jre-upgrade-latest

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