92348 : Oracle Java JDK / JRE HotSpot Subcomponent Public Final Field Overwrite Privilege Escalation
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2013-04-16

Description

Oracle Java JDK and JRE contain an unspecified flaw related to the HotSpot subcomponent. This may allow a context-dependent attacker to overwrite public final fields. This can be used to disable the security manager, allowing for additional privileges.

Classification

Location: Context Dependent
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Patch / RCS
Exploit: Exploit Public, Exploit Commercial
Disclosure: Vendor Verified

Solution

Oracle has released a patch to address this vulnerability. There are no known workarounds to correct this issue. Check the vendor advisory in the references section for details.

Products

Oracle Corporation
Java JRE/JDK (Java SE)
7 Update 17
7 Update 17
IBM Corporation
Tivoli Storage Productivity Center
4.1.x
4.2.1
4.2.2.145
5.1.1.0
5.1.1.1
5.1.0.0
4.2.0
Tivoli System Automation for Integrated Operations Management
2.1
Virtualization Engine TS7700
8.31.0.88
Rational Host On-Demand
11.0.7
EMC Corporation
VPLEX GeoSynchrony
4.0
5.2.1
5.3 (not affected)

References

Tools & Filters

java_DynamicBinding

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 4.3
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2013-04-18 | Disagree? | There are 1 more: View All

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_1 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_0 Integrity_impact_1 Availability_impact_0

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