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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2009-1099

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
8 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) March 25, 2009 February 17, 2015 July 04, 2017

Description

Integer signedness error in Java SE Development Kit (JDK) and Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 5.0 Update 17 and earlier, and 6 Update 12 and earlier, allows remote attackers to access files or execute arbitrary code via crafted glyph descriptions in a Type1 font, which bypasses a signed comparison and triggers a buffer overflow.

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References

Solution Reference

Java Security Update

Solution

suse-upgrade-ibmjava5-jre

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