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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-4351

Original release date: 01/20/2011
Last revised: 10/04/2014


The JNLP SecurityManager in IcedTea (IcedTea.so) 1.7 before 1.7.7, 1.8 before 1.8.4, and 1.9 before 1.9.4 for Java OpenJDK returns from the checkPermission method instead of throwing an exception in certain circumstances, which might allow context-dependent attackers to bypass the intended security policy by creating instances of ClassLoader.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0166
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=663680
Type: Patch Information
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 70605
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2011:054
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0239
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-1055-1
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2011-0521
External Source: BID
Name: 45894
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2224
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://blog.fuseyism.com/index.php/2011/01/18/security-icedtea6-177-184-194-released/
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-11-014/
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-1052-1
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0215
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2011:0176
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2011-0500
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0165
Type: Advisory
External Source: XF
Name: icedtea-jnlp-code-execution(64893)
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-201406-32

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)