69040 : Oracle Java SE / Java for Business 2D Component ICU Opentype out-of-bounds Remote Code Execution
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2010-10-13

Description

Oracle Java SE and Java for Business contains a flaw related to the 2D component. The issue is triggered when a crash in ICU Opentype layout engine is caused by a miscalculation in character counts for right-to-left text causing out-of-bounds memory access. This may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Attack Type Unknown
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Patch / RCS
Exploit: Exploit Unknown
Disclosure: Vendor Verified

Solution

Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, Sun has released a patch to address this vulnerability.

Products

Oracle Corporation
Java JRE/JDK (Java SE)
6 Update 21
5.0 Update 25
6 Update 21
5.0 Update 25

References

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 10.0
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2010-10-20 | Disagree?

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