Text Form of Oracle Security Alert - CVE-2016-0636 Risk Matrices

This document provides the text form of the CVE-2016-0636 Advisory Risk Matrices. Please note that the CVE numbers in this document correspond to the same CVE numbers in the CVE-2016-0636 Advisory


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Text Form of Risk Matrix for Oracle Java SE


This table provides the text form of the Risk Matrix for Oracle Java SE.

CVE IdentifierDescription
CVE-2016-0636Vulnerability in the Java SE component of Oracle Java SE (subcomponent: Hotspot). Supported versions that are affected are Java SE: 7u97, 8u73 and 8u74. Difficult to exploit vulnerability allows successful unauthenticated network attacks via multiple protocols. Successful attack of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized Operating System takeover including arbitrary code execution.

Note: This vulnerability applies to Java deployments, typically in clients running sandboxed Java Web Start applications or sandboxed Java applets, that load and run untrusted code (e.g., code that comes from the internet) and rely on the Java sandbox for security. This vulnerability does not apply to Java deployments, typically in servers, that load and run only trusted code (e.g., code installed by an administrator).

CVSS Base Score 9.3 (Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability impacts). CVSS V2 Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C). (legend) [Advisory]