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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2015-5234

IcedTea-Web before 1.5.3 and 1.6.x before 1.6.1 does not properly sanitize applet URLs, which allows remote attackers to inject applets into the .appletTrustSettings configuration file and bypass user approval to execute the applet via a crafted web page, possibly related to line breaks.
Publish Date : 2015-10-09 Last Update Date : 2018-10-30
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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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 20

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHBA-2015:2457: icedtea-web bug fix and enhancement update (None) oval:com.redhat.rhba:def:20152457 unix
RHSA-2016:0778: icedtea-web security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20160778 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-2015-5234

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Fedoraproject Fedora 21 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Fedoraproject Fedora 22 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Opensuse Opensuse 13.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Opensuse Opensuse 13.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Hpc Node 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Redhat Icedtea 1.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Redhat Icedtea 1.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Fedoraproject Fedora 2
Opensuse Opensuse 2
Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Hpc Node 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 1
Redhat Icedtea 2

- References For CVE-2015-5234

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2817-1
UBUNTU USN-2817-1
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033780
SECTRACK 1033780
http://mail.openjdk.java.net/pipermail/distro-pkg-dev/2015-September/033546.html
MLIST [distro-pkg-dev] 20150911 IcedTea-Web 1.6.1 and 1.5.3 released
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0778.html
REDHAT RHSA-2016:0778
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinapr2016-2952096.html CONFIRM
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1233667 CONFIRM
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-September/167130.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2015-15677
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-09/msg00019.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:1595
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-September/167120.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2015-15676

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2015-5234

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


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