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CVE-2009-1896 Detail

Current Description

The Java Web Start framework in IcedTea in OpenJDK before 1.6.0.0-20.b16.fc10 on Fedora 10, and before 1.6.0.0-27.b16.fc11 on Fedora 11, trusts an entire application when at least one of the listed jar files is trusted, which allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code without the untrusted-code restrictions via a crafted application, related to NetX.

Source:  MITRE
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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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:209
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=512101
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-August/msg00310.html Vendor Advisory
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-August/msg00325.html

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:sun:openjdk:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.6.0.0
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:fedoraproject:fedora:10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:fedoraproject:fedora:11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-1896
NVD Published Date:
08/10/2009
NVD Last Modified:
08/26/2009