CVE-2018-3214

Priority
Description
Vulnerability in the Java SE, Java SE Embedded, JRockit component of Oracle
Java SE (subcomponent: Sound). Supported versions that are affected are
Java SE: 6u201, 7u191 and 8u182; Java SE Embedded: 8u181; JRockit:
R28.3.19. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows unauthenticated attacker
with network access via multiple protocols to compromise Java SE, Java SE
Embedded, JRockit. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in
unauthorized ability to cause a partial denial of service (partial DOS) of
Java SE, Java SE Embedded, JRockit. Note: 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 which
supplies data to the APIs. CVSS 3.0 Base Score 5.3 (Availability impacts).
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L).
Ubuntu-Description
Tobias Ospelt discovered that the Resource Interchange File Format
(RIFF) reader implementation in OpenJDK contained an infinite loop. An
attacker could use this to cause a denial of service.
Notes
 sbeattie> fixed in openjdk-9 and newer.
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):needs-triage
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):DNE
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (8u181-b13-1ubuntu0.16.04.1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needs-triage
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):needs-triage
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):needs-triage
Package
Upstream:not-affected
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):not-affected
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):not-affected
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected
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Updated: 2018-10-31 20:34:07 UTC (commit cfa7cf69d76449ccff972ac22f40976a08d908c2)