Bug 1243285 (CVE-2015-2597)

Summary: CVE-2015-2597 Oracle JDK: unspecified vulnerability fixed in 7u85 and 8u51 (Install)
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Tomas Hoger <thoger>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
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Version: unspecifiedCC: dbhole, jvanek, omajid
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Description Tomas Hoger 2015-07-15 07:07:33 UTC
Oracle Java SE 7u85 and 8u51 fixes an unspecified vulnerability in the Install component (CVE-2015-2597).  Upstream has CVSSv2 scored this issue as: 7.2/AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

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http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujul2015-2367936.html#AppendixJAVA

Comment 1 Tomas Hoger 2015-07-15 07:30:45 UTC
According to the information in the Oracle CPU, this flaw is specific to Mac OS X platform and hence does not affect Oracle JDK packages as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux.