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VMSA-2009-0016.5: JRE Security Update (CVE-2009-2625)

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VMSA-2009-0016.5: JRE Security Update (CVE-2009-2625)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
08/06/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/02/2010
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

XMLScanner.java in Apache Xerces2 Java, as used in Sun Java Runtime Environment (JRE) in JDK and JRE 6 before Update 15 and JDK and JRE 5.0 before Update 20, and in other products, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop and application hang) via malformed XML input, as demonstrated by the Codenomicon XML fuzzing framework.

Solution(s)

  • vmware-esx40-upgrade-208167

References

  • vmware-esx40-upgrade-208167

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