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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2009-3866

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
11/05/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The Java Web Start Installer in Sun Java SE in JDK and JRE 6 before Update 17 does not properly use security model permissions when removing installer extensions, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by modifying a certain JNLP file to have a URL field that points to an unintended trusted application, aka Bug Id 6872824.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-ibm
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-ibm-alsa
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-ibm-alsa-x86
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-ibm-fonts
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-ibm-jdbc
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-ibm-plugin
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-ibm-x86
  • 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

References

  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-ibm
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-ibm-alsa
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-ibm-alsa-x86
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-ibm-fonts
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-ibm-jdbc
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-ibm-plugin
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-ibm-x86
  • 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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