Sun Java Web Start Unauthorized Access (102881)

High Nessus Plugin ID 25124

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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

The remote Windows host has an application that is affected by a privilege escalation vulnerability.

Description

According to its version number, the Sun Java Runtime Environment (JRE) installed on the remote host reportedly may allow an untrusted application to elevate its privileges.

Solution

Update to Sun Java 2 JDK and JRE 5.0 Update 11 / SDK and JRE 1.4.2_14 / SDK or later and remove, if necessary, any affected versions.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?c470982a

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 25124

File Name: sun_java_jre_102881.nasl

Version: 1.23

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2007/05/02

Updated: 2018/09/10

Dependencies: 33545

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:oracle:jre

Required KB Items: SMB/Java/JRE/Installed

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2007/04/30

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2007/05/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-2435

BID: 23728

CWE: 264