Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2009-2674

Back to Search

SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2009-2674

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
08/05/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Integer overflow in javaws.exe in Sun Java Web Start in Sun Java Runtime Environment (JRE) in JDK and JRE 6 before Update 15 allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted JPEG image that is not properly handled during display to a splash screen, which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

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

With Rapid7 live dashboards, I have a clear view of all the assets on my network, which ones can be exploited, and what I need to do in order to reduce the risk in my environment in real-time. No other tool gives us that kind of value and insight.

– Scott Cheney, Manager of Information Security, Sierra View Medical Center

;