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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-2435

Sun Java Web Start in JDK and JRE 5.0 Update 10 and earlier, and Java Web Start in SDK and JRE 1.4.2_13 and earlier, allows remote attackers to perform unauthorized actions via an application that grants privileges to itself, related to "Incorrect Use of System Classes" and probably related to support for JNLP files.
Publish Date : 2007-05-02 Last Update Date : 2012-11-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 264

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat critical 2007-05-01 2007-04-30
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
ELSA-2007:0817: java-1.4.2-ibm security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21711 unix
ELSA-2007:0829: java-1.5.0-ibm security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21855 unix
RHSA-2007:0817: java-1.4.2-ibm security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070817 unix
RHSA-2007:0829: java-1.5.0-ibm security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070829 unix
Sun Java Web Start in JDK and JRE 5.0 Update 10 and earlier, and Java Web Start in SDK and JRE 1.4.2_13 and earlier, all... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10999 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-2007-2435

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application SUN Java Enterprise System 5.0 Update10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application SUN JRE 1.4.2 Update13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application SUN JRE 1.5.0 Update10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application SUN SDK 1.4.3 13 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
SUN Java Enterprise System 1

- References For CVE-2007-2435
APPLE APPLE-SA-2007-12-14
GENTOO GLSA-200804-20
GENTOO GLSA-200804-28
GENTOO GLSA-200806-11
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0261
OSVDB 35483
BEA BEA07-173.00
GENTOO GLSA-200706-08
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0817
SECTRACK 1017986
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0829
XF javawebstart-classes-privilege-escalation(33984)
VUPEN ADV-2007-4224
VUPEN ADV-2007-1598
VUPEN ADV-2007-1814
BID 23728 Sun Java Web Start Unauthorized Access Vulnerability Release Date:2009-04-29

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-2435

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