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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   Oracle Java SE Vendors:   Oracle, Sun
(Ubuntu Issues Fix) Oracle Java SE Multiple Flaws Let Remote Users Access Data, Partially Modify Data, and Gain Elevated Privileges
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1037314
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1037314
CVE Reference:   CVE-2016-5542, CVE-2016-5554, CVE-2016-5573, CVE-2016-5582, CVE-2016-5597   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Nov 18 2016
Impact:   Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information, Modification of system information, Modification of user information, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 6u121, 7u111, 8u102; Java SE Embedded: 8u101
Description:   Multiple vulnerabilities were reported in Oracle Java SE. A remote user can access data on the target system. A remote user can modify data on the target system. A remote user can gain elevated privileges.

A remote user can exploit a flaw in the 2D component to gain elevated privileges [CVE-2016-5556].

A remote user can exploit a flaw in the AWT component to gain elevated privileges [CVE-2016-5568].

A remote user can exploit a flaw in the Hotspot component to gain elevated privileges [CVE-2016-5573, CVE-2016-5582].

A remote user can exploit a flaw in the Networking component to access data [CVE-2016-5597].

A remote user can exploit a flaw in the JMX component to partially modify data [CVE-2016-5554].

A remote user can exploit a flaw in the Libraries component to partially modify data [CVE-2016-5542].

The following researchers reported these and other Oracle product vulnerabilities:

Abhishek Singh; Alejo Popovici; Alexander Kornbrust of Red Database Security; Amichai Shulman of Imperva, Inc.; Ariel Walter Garcia; Behzad Najjarpour Jabbari, Secunia Research at Flexera Software; bo13oy of Trend Micro's Zero Day Initiative;
Cezar Santos; David Litchfield of Google; Dawid Golunski; Denis Shpektorov; Devin Rosenbauer of Identity Works LLC; Felix Wilhelm; Hunter Liu of Huawei's IT Infrastructure & Security Dept, BPIT&QM; Jackson Thuraisamy of Security Compass;
Jacob Baines - Tenable Network Security (via Trend Micro's Zero Day Initiative); Jakub Palaczynski of ING Services Polska; John Page (hyp3rlinx); Jordan Milne; Mateusz Guzik; Matias Mevied of Onapsis; Matthias Kaiser of Code White;
Michael Miller of Integrigy; Okan Basegmez of DORASEC Consulting; Pete Finnigan; Peter Moody; Rahmat Nur Fauzi; Reno Robert; Rex Dale Stevens; Sahar Sabban of Intel; Suraj Khetani of Gulf Business Machines; Sven Blumenstein of Google; Tommy DeVoss of Evolution Security; Valentin Dornauer; and Vishnu Padmakumar.

Impact:   A remote user can obtain data on the target system.

A remote user can partially modify data on the target system.

A remote user can gain elevated privileges on the target system.

Solution:   Ubuntu has issued a fix for CVE-2016-5542, CVE-2016-5554, CVE-2016-5573, CVE-2016-5582, and CVE-2016-5597.

The Ubuntu advisory is available at:

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-3130-1

Vendor URL:  www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-3130-1 (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Not specified
Underlying OS:  Linux (Ubuntu)
Underlying OS Comments:  14.04 LTS

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