CVE-2010-1423

high
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Description

Argument injection vulnerability in the URI handler in (a) Java NPAPI plugin and (b) Java Deployment Toolkit in Java 6 Update 10, 19, and other versions, when running on Windows and possibly on Linux, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via the (1) -J or (2) -XXaltjvm argument to javaws.exe, which is processed by the launch method. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

References

http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2010-April/074036.html

http://osvdb.org/63648

http://secunia.com/advisories/39260

http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/886582

http://www.reversemode.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=67&Itemid=1

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1023840

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0853

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/57615

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A14090

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2010-04-15

Updated: 2017-09-19

Type: CWE-78

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 9.3

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
64837Oracle Java JDK / JRE 6 < Update 20 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Unix)NessusMisc.
critical
45544Oracle Java JDK / JRE 6 < Update 20 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
critical