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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-1974

Unspecified vulnerability in Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE) 5.0 and 5.0 Update 1 and J2SE 1.4.2 up to 1.4.2_07, as used in multiple products and platforms including (1) HP-UX and (2) APC PowerChute, allows applications to assign permissions to themselves and gain privileges.
Publish Date : 2005-06-16 Last Update Date : 2016-10-17
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2005-1974 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2005-1974

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application SUN J2se 1.4.2 05 SDK Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application SUN J2se 1.4.2 SDK Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application SUN J2se 1.4.2 06 SDK Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application SUN J2se 1.4.2 01 SDK Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application SUN J2se 1.4.2 07 SDK Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application SUN J2se 1.4.2 02 SDK Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application SUN J2se 1.4.2 03 SDK Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application SUN J2se 1.4.2 04 SDK Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application SUN J2se 5.0 SDK Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application SUN J2se 5.0 Update1 SDK Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
SUN J2se 10

- References For CVE-2005-1974
VUPEN ADV-2005-2150
BID 13958 Sun Java Runtime Environment Unspecified Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-12
SUSE SUSE-SA:2005:032
HP SSRT051052
SECTRACK 1015643
HP SSRT051004

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-1974

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