69059 : Oracle Java SE / Java for Business Networking Component HttpURLConnection Applets Access Restriction Bypass
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2010-10-13

Description

Oracle Java SE and Java for Business contain a flaw related to the Networking component's HttpURLConnection class's failure to properly validate request headers set by applets. This may allow a remote attacker to trigger otherwise restricted actions.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Confidentiality, Loss of Integrity, Loss of Availability
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
1.4.2_27
6 Update 21
5.0 Update 25
1.3.1_28
Java SDK
1.4.2_27
1.3.1_28

References

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 5.1
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2010-10-19 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_0 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_1 Availability_impact_1

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