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Bug 952646 - (CVE-2013-1518) CVE-2013-1518 OpenJDK: JAXP missing security restrictions (JAXP, 6657673)
CVE-2013-1518 OpenJDK: JAXP missing security restrictions (JAXP, 6657673)
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
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All Linux
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
impact=critical,public=20130416,repor...
: Security
: CVE-2013-1490 (view as bug list)
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Blocks: 906458 950067
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Reported: 2013-04-16 07:08 EDT by Stefan Cornelius
Modified: 2014-02-28 08:25 EST (History)
4 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: icedtea6 1.11.10, icedtea6 1.12.5, icedtea7 2.3.9
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Last Closed: 2013-05-15 09:34:59 EDT
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Description Stefan Cornelius 2013-04-16 07:08:25 EDT
It was discovered that the JAXP component lacked certain security restrictions. An untrusted Java application or applet could possibly use this flaw to bypass Java sandbox restrictions.
Comment 1 Tomas Hoger 2013-04-16 16:40:29 EDT
Public now via Oracle Java SE CPU April 2014:

http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/javacpuapr2013-1928497.html

Fixed in Oracle Java SE 7u21 and 6u45.
Comment 2 errata-xmlrpc 2013-04-17 14:46:14 EDT
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

Via RHSA-2013:0752 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0752.html
Comment 3 errata-xmlrpc 2013-04-17 14:48:40 EDT
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2013:0751 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0751.html
Comment 4 Stefan Cornelius 2013-04-17 16:40:15 EDT
OpenJDK7 upstream repositories commit:

http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk7u/jdk7u-dev/jaxp/rev/38d4d23d167c
Comment 5 errata-xmlrpc 2013-04-18 14:26:14 EDT
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Supplementary for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  Supplementary for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

Via RHSA-2013:0758 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0758.html
Comment 6 errata-xmlrpc 2013-04-18 14:29:02 EDT
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Supplementary for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  Supplementary for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2013:0757 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0757.html
Comment 7 errata-xmlrpc 2013-04-24 14:00:10 EDT
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2013:0770 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0770.html
Comment 9 Tomas Hoger 2014-02-28 08:23:00 EST
This is also known as Issue 51 reported by Adam Gowdiak of Security Explorations.  More details in his report and PoC:

http://www.security-explorations.com/materials/SE-2012-01-ORACLE-8.pdf
http://www.security-explorations.com/materials/se-2012-01-50-60.zip

Brief description form the above PDF:

origin:
com.sun.org.apache.xalan.internal.xsltc.trax.TemplatesImpl

cause:
the possibility to define user provided classes in a privileged (no package access in loadClass method) class loader (TransletClassLoader)

impact:
arbitrary access to restricted classes

type:
partial security bypass vulnerability
Comment 10 Tomas Hoger 2014-02-28 08:25:23 EST
*** Bug 906450 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

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