Oracle Java SE 8u45 denial of service

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A vulnerability classified as problematic was found in Oracle Java SE 8u45 (Programming Language Software). Affected by this vulnerability is some unknown functionality. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a denial of service vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-404. The product does not release or incorrectly releases a resource before it is made available for re-use. As an impact it is known to affect availability. The summary by CVE is:

Unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Java SE 8u45 and Java SE Embedded 8u33 allows remote attackers to affect availability via unknown vectors related to Security.

The weakness was published 07/16/2015 with Oracle (Website). The advisory is shared at oracle.com. This vulnerability is known as CVE-2015-2659 since 03/20/2015. The attack can be launched remotely. The exploitation doesn't need any form of authentication. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available. The price for an exploit might be around USD $5k-$25k at the moment (estimation calculated on 06/02/2022). It is expected to see the exploit prices for this product decreasing in the near future.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 84931 (Amazon Linux AMI : java-1.8.0-openjdk (ALAS-2015-571) (Bar Mitzvah) (Logjam)), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Amazon Linux Local Security Checks. The commercial vulnerability scanner Qualys is able to test this issue with plugin 350131 (Amazon Linux Security Advisory for java-1.8.0-openjdk: ALAS-2015-571).

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at Tenable (84931). Similar entries are available at 76560, 76561, 76562 and 76563.

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VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.3

VulDB Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Temp Score: 5.3
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Class: Denial of service
CWE: CWE-404
ATT&CK: T1499

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Nessus ID: 84931
Nessus Name: Amazon Linux AMI : java-1.8.0-openjdk (ALAS-2015-571) (Bar Mitzvah) (Logjam)
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OpenVAS ID: 14611
OpenVAS Name: Amazon Linux Local Check: alas-2015-571
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Sourcesinfo

Vendor: oracle.com

Advisory: RHSA-2015:1228
Organization: Oracle
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2015-2659 (🔍)
SecurityTracker: 1032910
Vulnerability Center: 51305 - [cpujul2015-2367936] Oracle Java SE Remote DoS in Security Component - CVE-2015-2659, Medium
SecurityFocus: 75877 - Oracle Java SE CVE-2015-2659 Remote Security Vulnerability

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Entryinfo

Created: 07/17/2015 10:57 AM
Updated: 06/02/2022 09:40 PM
Changes: 07/17/2015 10:57 AM (54), 07/13/2017 09:10 AM (16), 06/02/2022 09:28 PM (4), 06/02/2022 09:40 PM (1)
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