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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-2670

Original release date: 08/05/2009
Last revised: 10/22/2012
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The audio system in Sun Java Runtime Environment (JRE) in JDK and JRE 6 before Update 15, and JDK and JRE 5.0 before Update 20, does not prevent access to java.lang.System properties by (1) untrusted applets and (2) Java Web Start applications, which allows context-dependent attackers to obtain sensitive information by reading these properties.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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External Source: OSVDB
Name: 56788
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20091120 VMSA-2009-0016 VMware vCenter and ESX update release and vMA patch release address multiple security issue in third party components
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2009:209
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 37386
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT090250
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2009:1201
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2009-0016.html
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2009:1200
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://java.sun.com/javase/6/webnotes/6u15.html
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 36162
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 36180
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-2543
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 37300
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-8329
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2009:1199
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1022658
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2009:016
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 37460
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 36248
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8022
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBUX02476
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2009:053
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-3316
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://java.sun.com/j2se/1.5.0/ReleaseNotes.html#150_20
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 263408
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200911-02
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-8337
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA09-294A
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2009:043
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-21-125136-16-1
Type: Patch Information
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11326
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuoct2009-096303.html
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2009-09-03-1
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 36176
External Source: XF
Name: jre-jdk-audiosystem-priv-escalation(52306)
External Source: BID
Name: 35939
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 36199

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11326
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8022
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

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* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:6:update_10
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:6:update_11
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:6:update_2
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:6:update_3
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:6:update_4
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:6:update_5
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:6:update_6
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:6:update_7
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:6:update_8
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:6:update_9
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:6:update_1
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:6:update_10
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:6:update_11
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:6:update_12
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:6:update_2
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:6:update_3
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:6:update_4
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:6:update_5
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:6:update_6
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:6:update_7
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:6:update_8
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:6:update_9
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:6:update_12
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:6:update_13 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:6:update_13 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:5.0:update_12
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:5.0:update_13
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:5.0:update_10
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:5.0:update_11
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:5.0:update_16
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:5.0:update_17
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:5.0:update_2
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:5.0:update_1
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:5.0:update_15
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:5.0:update_14
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:5.0:update_3
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:5.0:update_4
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:5.0:update_5
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:5.0:update_6
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:5.0:update_7
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:5.0:update_8
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:5.0:update_9
* cpe:/a:sun:jre:5.0:update_19
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_1
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_2
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_17
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_16
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_10
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_11
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_12
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_13
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_14
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_15
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_3
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_4
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_5
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_6
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_7
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_8
* cpe:/a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_9
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Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)