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CVE-2009-3866 Detail

Current Description

The Java Web Start Installer in Sun Java SE in JDK and JRE 6 before Update 17 does not properly use security model permissions when removing installer extensions, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by modifying a certain JNLP file to have a URL field that points to an unintended trusted application, aka Bug Id 6872824.

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
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://java.sun.com/javase/6/webnotes/6u17.html Vendor Advisory
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Dec/msg00000.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Dec/msg00001.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-11/msg00010.html
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=134254866602253&w=2
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200911-02.xml
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-269870-1 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3969
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3970
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-1694.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36881
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/3131 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-09-077/ Patch
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6635

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.6.0:update_1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.6.0:update_10:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.6.0:update_11:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.6.0:update_12:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.6.0:update_13:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.6.0:update_14:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.6.0:update_15:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.6.0:update_16:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.6.0:update_3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.6.0:update_4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.6.0:update_5:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.6.0:update_6:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.6.0:update_7:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.6.0:update_8:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.6.0:update_9:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_10:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_11:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_12:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_13:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_14:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_15:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_16:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_5:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_6:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_7:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_8:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_9:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-3866
NVD Published Date:
11/05/2009
NVD Last Modified:
09/18/2017