CVE-2010-0539

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Description

Integer signedness error in the window drawing implementation in Apple Java for Mac OS X 10.5 before Update 7 and Java for Mac OS X 10.6 before Update 2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted applet.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//May/msg00001.html

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//May/msg00002.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/39819

http://securitytracker.com/id?1024012

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4170

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4171

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/40240

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1191

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2010-05-21

Updated: 2010-05-24

Type: CWE-189

Risk Information

CVSS v2

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

View all (2 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
46674Mac OS X : Java for Mac OS X 10.6 Update 2NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high
46673Mac OS X : Java for Mac OS X 10.5 Update 7NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high