Oracle Java java.awt.image.ByteComponentRaster Memory Corruption (CVE-2013-2473)
|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2013-2924|
|Source:||Oracle Advisory 60623|
|Protection Provided by:||
Who is Vulnerable?
Oracle Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 5.0 Update 45 and prior
Oracle Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 6 Update 45 and prior
Oracle Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 7 Update 21 and before
A code execution vulnerability has been reported in Oracle Java Runtime.
The vulnerability is due to a memory corruption error in the ByteComponentRaster class from jre/bin/awt.dll. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by enticing a user to open a malicious webpage. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability can result in the execution of arbitrary code within the context of the currently logged-in user.
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
In order for the protection to be activated, update your product to the latest update. For information on how to update , go to SBP-2006-05, Protection tab and select the version of your choice.
To configure the defense, select your product from the list below and follow the related protection steps.
Security Gateway R75 / R71 / R70
How Can I Protect My Network?
- In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the Oracle Java java.awt.image.ByteComponentRaster Memory Corruption protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
- Install policy on all modules.
How Do I Know if My Network is Under Attack?
SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: Oracle Protection Violation
Attack Information: Oracle Java java.awt.image.ByteComponentRaster Memory Corruption