CVE-2009-2205

MEDIUM

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the Java Web Start command launcher in Java for Mac OS X 10.5 before Update 5 allows attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via unspecified vectors.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Sep/msg00000.html

http://securitytracker.com/id?1022820

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/2543

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2009-09-09

Updated: 2009-09-19

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
40873Mac OS X : Java for Mac OS X 10.5 Update 5NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high