CVE-2009-3881

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Description

Sun Java SE 5.0 before Update 22 and 6 before Update 17, and OpenJDK, does not prevent the existence of children of a resurrected ClassLoader, which allows remote attackers to gain privileges via unspecified vectors, related to an "information leak vulnerability," aka Bug Id 6636650.

References

http://java.sun.com/j2se/1.5.0/ReleaseNotes.html

http://java.sun.com/javase/6/webnotes/6u17.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/37386

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

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:084

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=530173

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11484

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6906

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2009-11-09

Updated: 2017-09-19

Type: CWE-200

Risk Information

CVSS v2

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

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update10:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update_1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update_11:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update_12:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update_13:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update_14:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update_15:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update_16:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update_17:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update_18:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update_19:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update_2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update_20:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:*:update_21:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 1.5.0 (inclusive)

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update_3:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update_4:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update_5:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update_6:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update_7:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update_8:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update_9:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_10:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_11:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_12:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_13:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_14:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_15:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:*:update_16:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 1.6.0 (inclusive)

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_3:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_4:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_5:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_6:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_7:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_8:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_9:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:openjdk:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

View all (20 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
89736VMware ESX Java Runtime Environment (JRE) Multiple Vulnerabilities (VMSA-2010-0002) (remote check)NessusVMware ESX Local Security Checks
critical
67960Oracle Linux 5 : java-1.6.0-openjdk (ELSA-2009-1584)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
critical
67075CentOS 5 : java-1.6.0-openjdk (CESA-2009:1584)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
critical
64831Sun Java JRE Multiple Vulnerabilities (269868 / 269869 / 270476 ...) (Unix)NessusMisc.
high
60691Scientific Linux Security Update : java (jdk 1.6.0) on SL4.x, SL5.x i386/x86_64NessusScientific Linux Local Security Checks
high
53539RHEL 4 : Sun Java Runtime in Satellite Server (RHSA-2009:1662)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
critical
46176Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : java-1.6.0-openjdk (MDVSA-2010:084)NessusMandriva Local Security Checks
high
45386VMSA-2010-0002 : VMware vCenter update release addresses multiple security issues in Java JRENessusVMware ESX Local Security Checks
critical
42926openSUSE Security Update : java-1_6_0-openjdk (java-1_6_0-openjdk-1613)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
42923openSUSE Security Update : java-1_6_0-openjdk (java-1_6_0-openjdk-1613)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
42921openSUSE Security Update : java-1_6_0-openjdk (java-1_6_0-openjdk-1613)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
42834GLSA-200911-02 : Sun JDK/JRE: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
critical
42828RHEL 5 : java-1.6.0-openjdk (RHSA-2009:1584)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
critical
42817Ubuntu 8.10 / 9.04 / 9.10 : openjdk-6 vulnerabilities (USN-859-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
critical
42806Fedora 10 : java-1.6.0-openjdk-1.6.0.0-23.b16.fc10 (2009-11490)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
high
42805Fedora 12 : java-1.6.0-openjdk-1.6.0.0-33.b16.fc12 (2009-11489)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
high
42802Fedora 11 : java-1.6.0-openjdk-1.6.0.0-30.b16.fc11 (2009-11486)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
high
42455RHEL 4 / 5 : java-1.5.0-sun (RHSA-2009:1571)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
critical
42431RHEL 4 / 5 : java-1.6.0-sun (RHSA-2009:1560)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
critical
42373Sun Java JRE Multiple Vulnerabilities (269868 / 269869 / 270476 ..)NessusWindows
high