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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2009-2475

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N)
Published
08/10/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Sun Java SE 5.0 before Update 20 and 6 before Update 15, and OpenJDK, might allow context-dependent attackers to obtain sensitive information via vectors involving static variables that are declared without the final keyword, related to (1) LayoutQueue, (2) Cursor.predefined, (3) AccessibleResourceBundle.getContents, (4) ImageReaderSpi.STANDARD_INPUT_TYPE, (5) ImageWriterSpi.STANDARD_OUTPUT_TYPE, (6) the imageio plugins, (7) DnsContext.debug, (8) RmfFileReader/StandardMidiFileWriter.types, (9) AbstractSaslImpl.logger, (10) Synth.Region.uiToRegionMap/lowerCaseNameMap, (11) the Introspector class and a cache of BeanInfo, and (12) JAX-WS, a different vulnerability than CVE-2009-2673.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-java-1_5_0-sun
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_5_0-sun-alsa
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_5_0-sun-demo
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_5_0-sun-devel
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_5_0-sun-jdbc
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_5_0-sun-plugin
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_5_0-sun-src
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-openjdk
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-openjdk-demo
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-openjdk-devel
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-openjdk-javadoc
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-openjdk-plugin
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-openjdk-src
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-sun
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-sun-alsa
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-sun-demo
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-sun-devel
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-sun-jdbc
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-sun-plugin
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-sun-src

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