Oracle Java Runtime Environment AWT mediaLib code execution

oracle-java-applet-code-exec (82515) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

Oracle Java Runtime Environment could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by a vulnerability in the AWT mediaLib component. By persuading a victim to visit a malicious Web site or open a malicious Java applet, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code on the system.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 10
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Complete
  Integrity Impact: Complete
  Availability Impact: Complete
 
Temporal Score: 7.4
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Refer to the Oracle Security Alert for CVE-2013-1493 for patch, upgrade, or suggested workaround information.

For IBM Java:
Refer to the appropriate IBM Security Bulletin for patch, upgrade, or suggested workaround information.

For other distributions:
Contact your vendor for patch or upgrade information. See References.

References:

  • Apple Web site: About the security content of Java for OS X 2013-002 and Mac OS X v10.6 Update 14.
  • HS13-005: Multiple Vulnerabilities in Cosminexus.
  • IBM developerWorks: Oracle Critical Patch Updates (CPUs) and Synchronized Security Releases (SSRs).
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1628250: Tivoli Business Service Manager clients affected by vulnerabilities in IBM JRE.
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1628927: Rational Host On-Demand clients affected by vulnerabilities in IBM JRE.
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1631621: Rational Functional Tester 8.x vulnerabilities due to security vulnerabilities in IBM JRE 7 SR3 or earlier, and non-IBM Java 7 (CVE-2013-0809, CVE-2013-1493, CVE-2013-0437, CVE-2012-1541, CVE-2013-0446, CVE-2012-3342, CVE-2013-0428).
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1633170: Potential security vulnerabilities with JavaTM SDKs.
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1633669: WebSphere MQ Security Vulnerability: multiple security vulnerabilities in IBM JRE 6.
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1635160: IBM WebSphere Message Broker Security Vulnerability: Multiple security vulnerabilities in IBM JREs 5 & 6.
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1635864: IBM Operational Decision Manager and WebSphere ILOG JRules: Multiple security vulnerabilities in IBM JRE 6.0.
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1640206: IBM Tivoli Monitoring clients affected by vulnerabilities in IBM JRE executed under a security manager.
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1642358: IBM Tivoli System Automation for Integrated Operations Management 2.1.1 Vulnerability: Multiple security vulnerabilities in IBM JREs 6.0 and 7.0.
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1650822: Java Security Vulnerabilitys addressed in IBM Tivoli Netcool OMNIbus.
  • Oracle Web site: Java Runtime Environment.
  • Oracle Web site: Oracle Security Alert for CVE-2013-1493.
  • ZDI-13-148: Oracle Java Runtime Environment AWT mediaLib Remote Code Execution Vulnerability.
  • BID-58296: Oracle Java SE CVE-2013-0809 Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
  • CVE-2013-0809: Unspecified vulnerability in the 2D component in the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) component in Oracle Java SE 7 Update 15 and earlier, 6 Update 41 and earlier, and 5.0 Update 40 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors, a different vulnerability than CVE-2013-1493.
  • RHSA-2013-0600: Critical: java-1.7.0-oracle security update
  • RHSA-2013-0601: Critical: java-1.6.0-sun security update
  • RHSA-2013-0602: Critical: java-1.7.0-openjdk security update
  • RHSA-2013-0603: Important: java-1.7.0-openjdk security update
  • RHSA-2013-0604: Important: java-1.6.0-openjdk security update
  • RHSA-2013-0605: Critical: java-1.6.0-openjdk security update
  • RHSA-2013-0624: Critical: java-1.5.0-ibm security update
  • RHSA-2013-0625: Critical: java-1.6.0-ibm security update
  • RHSA-2013-0626: Critical: java-1.7.0-ibm security update
  • RHSA-2013-1455: Low: Red Hat Network Satellite server IBM Java Runtime security update
  • RHSA-2013-1456: Low: Red Hat Network Satellite server IBM Java Runtime security update
  • SA52449: IBM Java Two 2D Component Vulnerabilities
  • SA52451: Oracle Java Unspecified Code Execution Vulnerability
  • SA52484: Apple Mac OS X update for Java
  • SA52723: Hitachi Cosminexus Products Oracle Java Two Vulnerabilities
  • SA53354: IBM WebSphere MQ Java Multiple Vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • Apple Mac OS X 10.7.1
  • Apple Mac OS X 10.7.2
  • Apple Mac OS X 10.7.3
  • Apple Mac OS X 10.7.4
  • Apple Mac OS X Server 10.6.8
  • Apple Mac OS X Server 10.7
  • Apple Mac OS X Server 10.7.1
  • Apple Mac OS X Server 10.7.2
  • Apple Mac OS X Server 10.7.3
  • Apple Mac OS X Server 10.7.4
  • Hitachi Cosminexus 5
  • Hitachi Cosminexus 6
  • Hitachi Cosminexus 7
  • Hitachi Cosminexus 8.x
  • IBM Java 1.4
  • IBM Java 5.0
  • IBM Java 6.0
  • IBM Java 7.0
  • IBM Maximo Asset Management 6.2
  • IBM Maximo Asset Management 7.1
  • IBM Maximo Asset Management 7.2
  • IBM Maximo Asset Management 7.5
  • IBM Rational Functional Tester 8.0
  • IBM Rational Functional Tester 8.1
  • IBM Rational Functional Tester 8.2
  • IBM Rational Functional Tester 8.3
  • IBM Rational Host On-Demand 11.0.7
  • IBM Tivoli Business Service Manager 4.2
  • IBM Tivoli Business Service Manager 4.2.1
  • IBM Tivoli Business Service Manager 6.1
  • IBM Tivoli Business Service Manager 6.1.1
  • IBM Tivoli Monitoring 6.2.0
  • IBM Tivoli Monitoring 6.2.1
  • IBM Tivoli Monitoring 6.2.2
  • IBM Tivoli Monitoring 6.2.3
  • IBM Tivoli Monitoring 6.3.0
  • IBM Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus 7.2.1
  • IBM Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus 7.3.0
  • IBM Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus 7.3.1
  • IBM Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus 7.4.0
  • IBM Tivoli System Automation for Integrated Operations Management 2.1
  • IBM WebSphere ILOG JRules 7.1.1
  • IBM WebSphere Message Broker 6.1.0.11
  • IBM WebSphere Message Broker 7.0.0.5
  • IBM WebSphere Message Broker 8.0.0.2
  • IBM WebSphere MQ 7.0
  • IBM WebSphere MQ 7.0.0.1
  • IBM WebSphere MQ 7.0.0.2
  • IBM WebSphere MQ 7.0.1.0
  • IBM WebSphere MQ 7.0.1.1
  • IBM WebSphere MQ 7.0.1.2
  • IBM WebSphere MQ 7.0.1.3
  • IBM WebSphere MQ 7.0.1.4
  • IBM WebSphere Operational Decision Manager 7.5
  • IBM WebSphere Operational Decision Manager 8.0.1
  • Oracle JRE 1.6.0 Update 26
  • Oracle JRE 1.6.0 Update 24
  • Oracle JRE 1.6.0 Update 23
  • Oracle JRE 1.6.0 Update 22
  • Oracle JRE 1.6.0 Update 27
  • Oracle JRE 1.6.0 Update 30
  • Oracle JRE 1.6.0 Update 41
  • Oracle JRE 1.6.0 Update 25
  • Oracle JRE 1.7.0 Update4
  • Oracle JRE 1.7.0 Update 15
  • Oracle JRE 1.7.0 Update7
  • Oracle JRE 1.7.0 Update5
  • Oracle JRE 1.7.0 Update6
  • Oracle JRE 1.7.0 Update3
  • Oracle JRE 1.7.0 Update2
  • Oracle JRE 1.7.0 Update1
  • Oracle JRE 1.7.0
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 5 Client
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 5
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 6 Workstation
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 6 Server
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux Desktop 6
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary 6
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux HPC Node 6
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux HPC Node Supplementary 6
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary 6
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux Workstation Supplementary 6
  • RedHat RHEL Desktop Supplementary 5 Client
  • RedHat RHEL Supplementary 5 Server

Reported:

Feb 25, 2013

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