CVE-2018-2588

Public on 2018-02-07
Modified on 2018-03-23
Description
It was discovered that the LDAP component of OpenJDK failed to properly encode special characters in user names when adding them to an LDAP search query. A remote attacker could possibly use this flaw to manipulate LDAP queries performed by the LdapLoginModule class.
Severity
Medium
CVSS v3 Base Score
4.3
See breakdown

Affected Packages

Platform Package Release Date Advisory
Amazon Linux 2 java-1.8.0-openjdk 2018-02-07 17:47 ALAS2-2018-949
Amazon Linux 1 java-1.7.0-openjdk 2018-03-21 22:12 ALAS-2018-974
Amazon Linux 1 java-1.8.0-openjdk 2018-02-07 17:45 ALAS-2018-949

CVSS Scores

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