CVE-2009-2843

MEDIUM

Description

Java for Mac OS X 10.5 before Update 6 and 10.6 before Update 1 accepts expired certificates for applets, which makes it easier for remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an applet.

References

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

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Dec/msg00001.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/37581

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3969

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3970

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/37206

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2009-12-08

Updated: 2011-01-04

Type: CWE-310

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM