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IJ08248: FIX SECURITY VULNERABILITY CVE-2018-1656

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Error Message: N/A
    .
    Stack Trace: N/A
    .
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • A security vulnerability has been identified.
    

Problem conclusion

  • The Java Runtime Environment has been or will be updated to fix
    the problem described in CVE-2018-1656 at
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2018-1656.
    .
    This APAR will be fixed in the following Java Releases:
       8    SR5 FP20  (8.0.5.20)
       7 R1 SR4 FP30  (7.1.4.30)
       7    SR10 FP30 (7.0.10.30)
       6 R1 SR8 FP70  (6.1.8.70)
       6    SR16 FP70 (6.0.16.70)
    .
    Contact your IBM Product's Service Team for these Service
    Refreshes and Fix Packs.
    For those running stand-alone, information about the available
    Service Refreshes and Fix Packs can be found at:
               https://www.ibm.com/developerworks/java/jdk/
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IJ08248

  • Reported component name

    J9 COMMON CODE

  • Reported component ID

    620700127

  • Reported release

    270

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2018-08-06

  • Closed date

    2018-08-06

  • Last modified date

    2018-08-06

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    J9 COMMON CODE

  • Fixed component ID

    620700127

Applicable component levels



Document information

More support for: Runtimes for Java Technology
Virtual Machine

Software version: 270

Reference #: IJ08248

Modified date: 06 August 2018