CVE-2007-5689

Properties

Published:
28.10.2007
Updated:
31.10.2007
Patch available:
Severity:
High
CVSS vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Product:
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Vulnerability description

The Java Virtual Machine (JVM) in Sun Java Runtime Environment (JRE) in SDK and JRE 1.3.x through 1.3.1_20 and 1.4.x through 1.4.2_15, and JDK and JRE 5.x through 5.0 Update 12 and 6.x through 6 Update 2, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary programs, or read or modify arbitrary files, via applets that grant privileges to themselves.

References:

SUNALERT: http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-103112-1
FRSIRT: http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2007/3589
SECUNIA: http://secunia.com/advisories/27320