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CVE-2007-2435 Detail

Description

Sun Java Web Start in JDK and JRE 5.0 Update 10 and earlier, and Java Web Start in SDK and JRE 1.4.2_13 and earlier, allows remote attackers to perform unauthorized actions via an application that grants privileges to itself, related to "Incorrect Use of System Classes" and probably related to support for JNLP files.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  05/02/2007

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

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


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Solution

The vendor has addressed this issue through product updates that can be found at: http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102881-1

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://dev2dev.bea.com/pub/advisory/241
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307177
http://lists.apple.com/archives/Security-announce/2007/Dec/msg00001.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200706-08.xml
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200804-28.xml
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102881-1 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-199.htm
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200705-23.xml
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200804-20.xml
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200806-11.xml
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0817.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0829.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0261.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/23728 Patch
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1017986
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1598
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1814
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/4224
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/33984
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10999

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10999
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10999

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

Change History

4 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-2435
NVD Published Date:
05/02/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017