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CVE-2006-2426 Detail

Current Description

Sun Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 1.5.0_6 and earlier, JDK 1.5.0_6 and earlier, and SDK 1.5.0_6 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (disk consumption) by using the Font.createFont function to create temporary files of arbitrary size in the %temp% directory.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.4 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/909
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-108.htm
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-109.htm
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1769
http://www.illegalaccess.org/exploit/FullDiskApplet.html Exploit
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:137
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:162
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006-06-02.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0392.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0394.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/434001/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17981
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-748-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/1824
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/26493
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10609
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-0377.html

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.5.0:update6:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update6:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:sdk:1.5.0_6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-2426
NVD Published Date:
05/17/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/18/2018