CVE-2009-2672

HIGH

Description

The proxy mechanism implementation 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 browser cookies by untrusted (1) applets and (2) Java Web Start applications, which allows remote attackers to hijack web sessions via unspecified vectors.

References

http://java.sun.com/j2se/1.5.0/ReleaseNotes.html#150_20

http://java.sun.com/javase/6/webnotes/6u15.html

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

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-08/msg00003.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-10/msg00001.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-11/msg00002.html

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=125787273209737&w=2

http://secunia.com/advisories/36176

http://secunia.com/advisories/36180

http://secunia.com/advisories/36199

http://secunia.com/advisories/36248

http://secunia.com/advisories/37300

http://secunia.com/advisories/37386

http://secunia.com/advisories/37460

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200911-02.xml

http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-21-125136-16-1

http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-263409-1

http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuoct2009-096303.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/507985/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35943

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1022659

http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-294A.html

http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2009-0016.html

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

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/3316

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/52337

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A7723

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9359

https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-1199.html

https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-1200.html

https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-1201.html

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2009-08-05

Updated: 2018-10-10

Type: CWE-264

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH