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Java CPU April 2013 Java Runtime Environment JMX vulnerability (CVE-2013-2424)

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Java CPU April 2013 Java Runtime Environment JMX vulnerability (CVE-2013-2424)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
04/16/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/16/2013
Modified
09/13/2018

Description

Unspecified vulnerability in the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) component in Oracle Java SE 7 Update 17 and earlier, 6 Update 43 and earlier, and 5.0 Update 41 and earlier; and OpenJDK 6 and 7; allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality via vectors related to JMX. NOTE: the previous information is from the April 2013 CPU. Oracle has not commented on claims from another vendor that this issue is related to "insufficient class access checks" when "creating new instances" using MBeanInstantiator.

Solution(s)

  • jre-upgrade-latest

References

  • jre-upgrade-latest

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