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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-5232

Original release date: 10/05/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Sun Java Runtime Environment (JRE) in JDK and JRE 6 Update 2 and earlier, JDK and JRE 5.0 Update 12 and earlier, SDK and JRE 1.4.2_15 and earlier, and SDK and JRE 1.3.1_20 and earlier, when applet caching is enabled, allows remote attackers to violate the security model for an applet's outbound connections via a DNS rebinding attack.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification

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External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2008:025
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9331
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT071483
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29214
External Source: MISC
Name: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307177
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29858
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 27261
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 27206
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20071029 FLEA-2007-0061-1 sun-jre sun-jdk
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200804-28
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0010.html
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 27716
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 28777
External Source: XF
Name: sun-java-appletcaching-security-bypass(36941)
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29042
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 27693
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0963
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#336105
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0100
External Source: MISC
Name: http://conference.hitb.org/hitbsecconf2007kl/materials/D2T1%20-%20Billy%20Rios%20-%20Slipping%20Past%20the%20Firewall.pdf
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200804-20
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-4224
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:1041
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 27804
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0156
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0132
External Source: BID
Name: 25918
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-3895
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2007:055
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 28115
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 201519
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2007-12-14
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 28880
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29340
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 30780
External Source: BEA
Name: BEA08-198.00
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 30676
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29897
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0609
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-1856
External Source: MISC
Name: http://conference.hitb.org/hitbsecconf2007kl/?page_id=148
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018768
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 103079
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.novell.com/techcenter/psdb/0c36b6416afc3868b8b1b9012955e323.html
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200806-11

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9331
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:1.5.0:update1
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:1.5.0:update10
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:1.5.0:update11
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:1.5.0:update12
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:1.5.0:update2
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:1.5.0:update3
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:1.5.0:update4
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:1.5.0:update5
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:1.5.0:update7
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:1.5.0:update8
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:1.5.0:update9
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:1.6.0:update1
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:1.6.0:update2
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.3.0
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.3.0:update5
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.3.1:update1
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.3.1:update16
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.3.1:update18
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.3.1:update19
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.3.1:update1a
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.3.1:update20
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.4
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.4.1:update3
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.4.2
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.4.2:update1
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.4.2:update10
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.4.2:update11
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.4.2:update12
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.4.2:update13
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.4.2:update14
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.4.2:update15
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.4.2:update3
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.4.2:update8
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.4.2:update9
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update1
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update10
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update11
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update12
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update2
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update3
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update4
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update5
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update6
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update7
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update8
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update9
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update1
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update2
* cpe:/a:sun:sdk:1.3.1_01
* cpe:/a:sun:sdk:1.3.1_01a
* cpe:/a:sun:sdk:1.3.1_16
* cpe:/a:sun:sdk:1.3.1_18
* cpe:/a:sun:sdk:1.3.1_19
* cpe:/a:sun:sdk:1.3.1_20
* cpe:/a:sun:sdk:1.4.2
* cpe:/a:sun:sdk:1.4.2_03
* cpe:/a:sun:sdk:1.4.2_08
* cpe:/a:sun:sdk:1.4.2_09
* cpe:/a:sun:sdk:1.4.2_10
* cpe:/a:sun:sdk:1.4.2_11
* cpe:/a:sun:sdk:1.4.2_12
* cpe:/a:sun:sdk:1.4.2_13
* cpe:/a:sun:sdk:1.4.2_14
* cpe:/a:sun:sdk:1.4.2_15

* Denotes Vulnerable Software
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