79228 : Oracle Java SE Java Runtime Environment zip_util.c countCENHeaders() Function Off-by-one Remote DoS
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2012-02-15

Description

Oracle Java SE contains an off-by-one flaw related to the countCENHeaders() function in zip_util.c within the Java Runtime Environment component that may allow a context-dependent attacker to cause a denial of service via an endless recursion with a crafted ZIP file.

Classification

Location: Local / Remote, Context Dependent
Impact: Loss of Availability
Solution: Patch / RCS
Exploit: Exploit Private
Disclosure: Vendor Verified, Coordinated Disclosure

Solution

Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, Oracle has released a patch to address this vulnerability. Check the vendor advisory in the references section.

Products

IBM Corporation
Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus
7.2.1
7.3.0
7.3.1
7.4.0
7.2.1.14 (not affected)
7.3.0.12 (not affected)
7.3.1.8 (not affected)
7.4.0.2 (not affected)
Tivoli System Automation Application Manager
3.1
3.2
3.2.1
3.2.2
3.2.2.1 (not affected)

References

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 5.0
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2012-02-16 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_0 Integrity_impact_0 Availability_impact_1

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