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CVE-2006-6731 Detail

Current Description

Multiple buffer overflows in Sun Java Development Kit (JDK) and Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 5.0 Update 7 and earlier, Java System Development Kit (SDK) and JRE 1.4.2_12 and earlier 1.4.x versions, and SDK and JRE 1.3.1_18 and earlier allow attackers to develop Java applets that read, write, or execute local files, possibly related to (1) integer overflows in the Java_sun_awt_image_ImagingLib_convolveBI, awt_parseRaster, and awt_parseColorModel functions; (2) a stack overflow in the Java_sun_awt_image_ImagingLib_lookupByteRaster function; and (3) improper handling of certain negative values in the Java_sun_font_SunLayoutEngine_nativeLayout function. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://dev2dev.bea.com/pub/advisory/243
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307177
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?lang=en&cc=us&objectID=c00876579
http://lists.apple.com/archives/Security-announce/2007/Dec/msg00001.html
http://lists.suse.com/archive/suse-security-announce/2007-Jan/0003.html Vendor Advisory
http://scary.beasts.org/security/CESA-2005-008.txt
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200701-15.xml
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200702-08.xml
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017425
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102729-1 Patch
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200705-20.xml
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/149457 US Government Resource
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/939609 US Government Resource
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_10_ibmjava.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0062.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0072.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0073.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21675 Patch
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-022A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/5073
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0936
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1814
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/4224
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10134

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:*:update7:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.5.0
 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:*:update18:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.3.1
 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:*:update12:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.4.2
 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:*:update7:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.5.0
 cpe:2.3:a:sun:sdk:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.3.1_18
 cpe:2.3:a:sun:sdk:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.4.2_12


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-6731
NVD Published Date:
12/26/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017