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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-2718

The Abstract Window Toolkit (AWT) implementation in Sun Java SE 6 before Update 15 on X11 does not impose the intended constraint on distance from the window border to the Security Warning Icon, which makes it easier for context-dependent attackers to trick a user into interacting unsafely with an untrusted applet.
Publish Date : 2009-08-10 Last Update Date : 2009-12-19
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.8
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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 264

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate
4.3
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N 2009-08-11 2009-08-11
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
ELSA-2009:1200: java-1.6.0-sun security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22856 unix
RHSA-2009:1200: java-1.6.0-sun security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20091200 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-2009-2718

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application SUN Java Se 6 14 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
SUN Java Se 1

- References For CVE-2009-2718

http://secunia.com/advisories/37386
SECUNIA 37386
http://java.sun.com/javase/6/webnotes/6u15.html CONFIRM
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200911-02.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200911-02
http://secunia.com/advisories/37460
SECUNIA 37460
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/507985/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20091120 VMSA-2009-0016 VMware vCenter and ESX update release and vMA patch release address multiple security issue in third party components
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/3316
VUPEN ADV-2009-3316
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2009-0016.html CONFIRM

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-2718

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


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