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JRE Predictable Temporary Filenames

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JRE Predictable Temporary Filenames

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
Published
12/05/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/18/2009
Modified
09/13/2018

Description

The Java Runtime Environment (JRE) for Sun JDK and JRE 6 Update 10 and earlier, JDK and JRE 5.0 Update 16 and earlier, SDK and JRE 1.4.2_18 and earlier as well as SDK and JRE 1.3.1_23 and earlier creates temporary files with predictable file names. This has the potential to allow attackers to write malicious JAR files.

Solution(s)

  • jre-upgrade-latest

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