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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-2426

Sun Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 1.5.0_6 and earlier, JDK 1.5.0_6 and earlier, and SDK 1.5.0_6 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (disk consumption) by using the Font.createFont function to create temporary files of arbitrary size in the %temp% directory.
Publish Date : 2006-05-17 Last Update Date : 2013-09-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.4
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
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 Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2007-11-22 2006-05-14
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-1769 openjdk-6 -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8037 unix
DSA-1769-1 openjdk-6 -- several oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13469 unix
ELSA-2009:0377: java-1.6.0-openjdk security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22718 unix
ELSA-2009:0392: java-1.6.0-sun security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21833 unix
ELSA-2009:0394: java-1.5.0-sun security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22708 unix
RHSA-2009:0377 -- java-1.6.0-openjdk security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:29277 unix
RHSA-2009:0377: java-1.6.0-openjdk security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20090377 unix
RHSA-2009:0392: java-1.6.0-sun security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20090392 unix
RHSA-2009:0394: java-1.5.0-sun security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20090394 unix
Sun Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 1.5.0_6 and earlier, JDK 1.5.0_6 and earlier, and SDK 1.5.0_6 and earlier allows remo... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10609 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-2426

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application SUN JDK 1.5.0 Update6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application SUN JRE 1.5.0 Update6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application SUN SDK 1.5.0 6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
SUN JDK 1
SUN JRE 1
SUN SDK 1

- References For CVE-2006-2426

http://securityreason.com/securityalert/909
SREASON 909
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006-06-02.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2006:012
http://www.osvdb.org/25561
OSVDB 25561
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17981
BID 17981 Sun Java Applet Font.createFont Remote Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2009-12-16
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/26493
XF sun-java-fontcreatefont-dos(26493)
http://secunia.com/advisories/20132
SECUNIA 20132
http://secunia.com/advisories/34489
SECUNIA 34489
http://secunia.com/advisories/34495
SECUNIA 34495
http://secunia.com/advisories/34496
SECUNIA 34496
http://secunia.com/advisories/34632
SECUNIA 34632
http://secunia.com/advisories/34675
SECUNIA 34675
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-108.htm CONFIRM
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-109.htm CONFIRM
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1769
DEBIAN DSA-1769
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/434001/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20060514 JDK 1.4.2_11, 1.5.0_06, unsigned applets consuming all free harddisk space
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0394.html
REDHAT RHSA-2009:0394
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0392.html
REDHAT RHSA-2009:0392
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:162
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:162
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:137
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:137
http://www.illegalaccess.org/exploit/FullDiskApplet.html
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-748-1
UBUNTU USN-748-1
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-0377.html
REDHAT RHSA-2009:0377
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/1824
VUPEN ADV-2006-1824
http://secunia.com/advisories/20457
SECUNIA 20457

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-2426

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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