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CVE-2009-4440 Detail

Current Description

Directory Proxy Server (DPS) in Sun Java System Directory Server Enterprise Edition 6.0 through 6.3.1 does not properly handle multiple client connections within a short time window, which allows remote attackers to hijack the backend connection of an authenticated user, and obtain the privileges of this user, by making a client connection in opportunistic circumstances, related to "long binds," aka Bug Ids 6828462 and 6823593.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-21-141958-01-1 Patch
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-270789-1 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/37481
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1023389
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/3647

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-362 Concurrent Execution using Shared Resource with Improper Synchronization ('Race Condition') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:sun:java_system_directory_server:6.0:*:enterprise:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:java_system_directory_server:6.1:enterprise:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:java_system_directory_server:6.2:enterprise:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:java_system_directory_server:6.3:enterprise:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-4440
NVD Published Date:
12/28/2009
NVD Last Modified:
06/13/2010