CVE-2016-5546

NameCVE-2016-5546
DescriptionVulnerability in the Java SE, Java SE Embedded, JRockit component of Oracle Java SE (subcomponent: Libraries). Supported versions that are affected are Java SE: 6u131, 7u121 and 8u112; Java SE Embedded: 8u111; JRockit: R28.3.12. 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 creation, deletion or modification access to critical data or all Java SE, Java SE Embedded, JRockit 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 v3.0 Base Score 7.5 (Integrity impacts).
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-821-1, DSA-3782-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
openjdk-6 (PTS)wheezy, wheezy (security)6b38-1.13.10-1~deb7u1vulnerable
openjdk-7 (PTS)wheezy7u95-2.6.4-1~deb7u1vulnerable
wheezy (security)7u151-2.6.11-1+deb7u1fixed
jessie7u111-2.6.7-1~deb8u1vulnerable
jessie (security)7u151-2.6.11-1~deb8u1fixed
openjdk-8 (PTS)stretch (security), stretch8u141-b15-1~deb9u1fixed
buster8u144-b01-1fixed
sid8u144-b01-2fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
openjdk-6source(unstable)(unfixed)medium
openjdk-6sourcewheezy(unfixed)end-of-life
openjdk-7source(unstable)(unfixed)medium
openjdk-7sourceexperimental7u121-2.6.8-2medium
openjdk-7sourcejessie7u121-2.6.8-2~deb8u1mediumDSA-3782-1
openjdk-7sourcewheezy7u121-2.6.8-2~deb7u1mediumDLA-821-1
openjdk-8source(unstable)8u121-b13-1medium

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