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Oracle Java and JavaFX JPEGImageReader Memory Corruption (CVE-2013-2430)

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Check Point Reference: CPAI-2013-1907
Date Published:
Severity:
Source: Oracle Advisory SA53008
Industry Reference(s): CVE-2013-2430
Protection Provided by: Security Gateway
  • R75
Who is Vulnerable?
Oracle Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 5.0 Update 41 and earlier
Oracle Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 6 Update 43 and earlier
Oracle Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 7 Update 17 and earlier
Oracle JavaFX 2.2.7 and earlier
OpenJDK IcedTea IcedTea6 Prior to 1.11.10
OpenJDK IcedTea IcedTea6 Prior to 1.12.5
OpenJDK IcedTea IcedTea7 Prior to 2.3.9
Vulnerability Description
A memory corruption vulnerability has been reported in Oracle Java and JavaFX.
Vulnerability Details
The vulnerability is due to improper safeguards against object manipulation. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by enticing the target user to visit a specially crafted web page. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability can allow execution of arbitrary code on a target system.

Protection Overview
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?

  1. In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the Oracle Java and JavaFX JPEGImageReader Memory Corruption protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
  2. 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 and JavaFX JPEGImageReader Memory Corruption