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CVE-2007-0012 Detail

Current Description

Sun JRE 5.0 before update 14 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (Internet Explorer crash) via an object tag with an encoded applet and an undefined name attribute, which triggers a NULL pointer dereference in jpiexp32.dll when the applet is decoded and passed to the JVM.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3527
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/485942/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27185
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/39549

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Input Validation (CWE-20)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:*:update10:*:*:*:*:*:*
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1.5.0
 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:*:update11:*:*:*:*:*:*
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1.5.0
 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:*:update12:*:*:*:*:*:*
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1.5.0
 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:*:update13:*:*:*:*:*:*
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1.5.0
 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:*:update7:*:*:*:*:*:*
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1.5.0
 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:*:update8:*:*:*:*:*:*
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1.5.0
 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:*:update9:*:*:*:*:*:*
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1.5.0


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-0012
NVD Published Date:
01/09/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/16/2018