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Java CPU March 2010 Java 2D vulnerability (CVE-2010-0838)

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
8 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) April 01, 2010 April 02, 2010 December 04, 2013

Description

Unspecified vulnerability in the Java 2D component in Oracle Java SE and Java for Business 6 Update 18, 5.0, Update, and 23 allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via unknown vectors. NOTE: the previous information was obtained from the March 2010 CPU. Oracle has not commented on claims from a reliable researcher that this is a stack-based buffer overflow using an untrusted size value in the readMabCurveData function in the CMM module in the JVM.

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Solution

  • Oracle JRE >= 1.5.0.0 and < 1.5.0.24

    Upgrade to Oracle Java version 1.5.0.24

    Upgrade your copy of the Java Runtime Environment to 1.5.0.24, which can be downloaded from here. Note that this version requires Oracle Java SE Support, otherwise it is recommended to upgrade to the latest public JRE.

  • Oracle JRE >= 1.6.0.0 and < 1.6.0.19

    Upgrade to Oracle Java version 1.6.0.19

    Upgrade your copy of the Java Runtime Environment to 1.6.0.19, which can be downloaded from here.

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