Sun Java JRE / Web Start Multiple Vulnerabilities (103072, 103073, 103078, 103079, 103112) (Unix)

High Nessus Plugin ID 64824


The remote Unix host has an application that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


According to its version number, the Sun Java Runtime Environment (JRE) and/or Web Start installed on the remote host is reportedly affected by several issues that could be abused to move / copy local files, read or write local files, circumvent network access restrictions, or elevate privileges.


Update to Sun JDK and JRE 6 Update 3 / JDK and JRE 5.0 Update 13 / SDK and JRE 1.4.2_16 / SDK and JRE 1.3.1_21 or later and remove, if necessary, any other affected versions.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 64824

File Name: sun_java_jre_103079_unix.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Family: Misc.

Published: 2013/02/22

Modified: 2016/05/17

Dependencies: 64815

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:oracle:jre

Required KB Items: Host/Java/JRE/Installed

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2007/10/03

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2007/10/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-5232, CVE-2007-5236, CVE-2007-5237, CVE-2007-5238, CVE-2007-5239, CVE-2007-5240, CVE-2007-5273, CVE-2007-5274, CVE-2007-5689

BID: 25918, 25920, 26185

OSVDB: 37759, 37760, 37761, 37762, 37763, 37764, 37765, 40834, 45527

CWE: 264