CVE-2018-2972 (retired)

Priority
Description
Vulnerability in the Java SE component of Oracle Java SE (subcomponent:
Security). The supported version that is affected is Java SE: 10.0.1.
Difficult to exploit vulnerability allows unauthenticated attacker with
network access via multiple protocols to compromise Java SE. Successful
attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized access to critical
data or complete access to all Java SE accessible data. Note: Applies to
client and server deployment of Java. This vulnerability can be exploited
through sandboxed Java Web Start applications and sandboxed Java applets.
It can also be exploited by supplying data to APIs in the specified
Component without using sandboxed Java Web Start applications or sandboxed
Java applets, such as through a web service. CVSS 3.0 Base Score 5.9
(Confidentiality impacts). CVSS Vector:
(CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N).
Ubuntu-Description
Daniel Bleichenbacher discovered a vulnerability in the Galois/Counter
Mode (GCM) mode of operation for symmetric block ciphers in
OpenJDK. An attacker could use this to expose sensitive information.
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (10.0.2+13-1ubuntu0.18.04.1)
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):released (10.0.2+13-1ubuntu1)
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Updated: 2019-03-26 12:27:24 UTC (commit ccdecfcf0fead22bd291e5f4ea745a46872dcb15)