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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2013-6493

The LiveConnect implementation in plugin/icedteanp/ in IcedTea-Web before 1.4.2 allows local users to read the messages between a Java applet and a web browser by pre-creating a temporary socket file with a predictable name in /tmp.
Publish Date : 2014-03-03 Last Update Date : 2014-03-16
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
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) Obtain Information
CWE ID 200

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
SUSE-SU-2014:0397-1 -- Security update for icedtea-web oval:org.mitre.oval:def:25368 unix
USN-2131-1 -- icedtea-web vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23984 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-2013-6493

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Redhat Icedtea-web 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Redhat Icedtea-web 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Redhat Icedtea-web 1.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Redhat Icedtea-web 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Redhat Icedtea-web 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Redhat Icedtea-web 1.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Redhat Icedtea-web 1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Redhat Icedtea-web 1.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Redhat Icedtea-web 1.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Redhat Icedtea-web 1.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Redhat Icedtea-web 1.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Redhat Icedtea-web 1.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Redhat Icedtea-web 1.1.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Redhat Icedtea-web 1.1.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Redhat Icedtea-web 1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Redhat Icedtea-web 1.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Redhat Icedtea-web 1.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Redhat Icedtea-web 1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Redhat Icedtea-web 1.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Redhat Icedtea-web 1.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Redhat Icedtea-web 20

- References For CVE-2013-6493
MLIST [oss-security] 20140207 IcedTea-Web insecure temporary directory use - CVE-2013-6493
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:0310 CONFIRM
MLIST [distro-pkg-dev] 20140305 IcedTea-Web 1.4.2 released!

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2013-6493

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

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