CVE Details

Release Date:2014-10-14


It was discovered that the CipherInputStream class implementation in OpenJDK did not properly handle certain exceptions. This could possibly allow an attacker to affect the integrity of an encrypted stream handled by this class.

See more information about CVE-2014-6558 from MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score:2.6 Base Metrics:AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector: Network Confidentiality Impact: None
Access Impact: High Integrity Impact: Partial
Authentication: None required Availability Impact: None

Errata information

PlatformErrataRelease Date
Oracle Linux version 5 (java-1.6.0-openjdk)ELSA-2014-16342014-10-14
Oracle Linux version 5 (java-1.7.0-openjdk)ELSA-2014-16332014-10-15
Oracle Linux version 6 (java-1.6.0-openjdk)ELSA-2014-16342014-10-14
Oracle Linux version 6 (java-1.7.0-openjdk)ELSA-2014-16202014-10-15
Oracle Linux version 6 (java-1.8.0-openjdk)ELSA-2014-16362014-10-22
Oracle Linux version 7 (java-1.6.0-openjdk)ELSA-2014-16342014-10-14
Oracle Linux version 7 (java-1.7.0-openjdk)ELSA-2014-16202014-10-15

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