Java SE Java SE Embedded product versions 7u231 Insufficient Information Vulnerability

Summary

Vulnerability in the Java SE, Java SE Embedded product of Oracle Java SE (component: Security). Supported versions that are affected are Java SE: 7u231, 8u221, 11.0.4 and 13; Java SE Embedded: 8u221. Difficult to exploit vulnerability allows unauthenticated attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise Java SE, Java SE Embedded. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized read access to a subset of Java SE, Java SE Embedded accessible data. 

 

 

Credit:

The information has been provided by Jan Jancar

The original article can be found at: https://www.oracle.com/security-alerts/cpuoct2019.html


Details

This vulnerability applies to Java deployments, typically in clients running sandboxed Java Web Start applications or sandboxed Java applets (in Java SE 8), that load and run untrusted code (e.g., code that comes from the internet) and rely on the Java sandbox for security. This vulnerability can also be exploited by using APIs in the specified Component, e.g., through a web service that supplies data to the APIs. 

 

Vulnerable Systems:

Java SE: 7u231, 8u221, 11.0.4 and 13

Java SE Embedded: 8u221

 

CVE Information:

CVE-2019-2894 

 

Disclosure Timeline:
Published Date:10/16/2019