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

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 64824

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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

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

Description

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.

Solution

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.

See Also

http://conference.hitb.org/hitbsecconf2007kl/?page_id=148

http://www.nessus.org/u?d88f8c90

http://www.nessus.org/u?3744db68

http://www.nessus.org/u?6dd067e0

http://www.nessus.org/u?1cbab94e

http://www.nessus.org/u?811a9446

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 64824

File Name: sun_java_jre_103079_unix.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Family: Misc.

Published: 2013/02/22

Updated: 2019/12/04

Dependencies: 64815

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2007-5689

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/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

CWE: 264