CVE-2017-10295

Public on 2017-10-26
Modified on 2017-12-21
Description
It was found that the HttpURLConnection and HttpsURLConnection classes in the Networking component of OpenJDK failed to check for newline characters embedded in URLs. An attacker able to make a Java application perform an HTTP request using an attacker provided URL could possibly inject additional headers into the request.
Severity
Medium
CVSS v3 Base Score
3.7
See breakdown

Affected Packages

Platform Package Release Date Advisory
Amazon Linux 1 java-1.7.0-openjdk 2017-12-20 19:02 ALAS-2017-936
Amazon Linux 1 java-1.8.0-openjdk 2017-10-26 19:46 ALAS-2017-917

CVSS Scores

Score Type Score Vector
Amazon Linux CVSSv3 3.7 CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N
NVD CVSSv2 4.3 AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
NVD CVSSv3 4.0 CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:N/I:L/A:N