Upstream information

CVE-2018-2972 at MITRE


Vulnerability in the Java SE component of Oracle Java SE (subcomponent: Security). The supported version that is affected is Java SE: 10.0.1. Difficult to exploit vulnerability allows unauthenticated attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise Java SE. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized access to critical data or complete access to all Java SE 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 3.0 Base Score 5.9 (Confidentiality impacts). CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N).

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5.9 5.9
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity High High
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction None None
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High High
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact None None
CVSSv3 Version 3 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1101655 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5
  • java-11-openjdk >=
  • java-11-openjdk-demo >=
  • java-11-openjdk-devel >=
  • java-11-openjdk-headless >=
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1
  • java-11-openjdk >=
  • java-11-openjdk-demo >=
  • java-11-openjdk-devel >=
  • java-11-openjdk-headless >=
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
  • java-10-openjdk >=
  • java-10-openjdk-demo >=
  • java-10-openjdk-devel >=
  • java-10-openjdk-headless >=
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Legacy Software 15 SP1
  • java-10-openjdk >=
  • java-10-openjdk-demo >=
  • java-10-openjdk-devel >=
  • java-10-openjdk-headless >=
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • java-10-openjdk >=
  • java-10-openjdk-accessibility >=
  • java-10-openjdk-accessibility-debuginfo >=
  • java-10-openjdk-debuginfo >=
  • java-10-openjdk-debugsource >=
  • java-10-openjdk-demo >=
  • java-10-openjdk-devel >=
  • java-10-openjdk-headless >=
  • java-10-openjdk-javadoc >=
  • java-10-openjdk-jmods >=
  • java-10-openjdk-src >=
  • java-11-openjdk >=
  • java-11-openjdk-accessibility >=
  • java-11-openjdk-accessibility-debuginfo >=
  • java-11-openjdk-debuginfo >=
  • java-11-openjdk-debugsource >=
  • java-11-openjdk-demo >=
  • java-11-openjdk-devel >=
  • java-11-openjdk-headless >=
  • java-11-openjdk-javadoc >=
  • java-11-openjdk-jmods >=
  • java-11-openjdk-src >=

Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise 15 Module for Basesystem java-10-openjdk Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise 15-SP1 Module for Legacy java-10-openjdk Released