Bug 363761 - (CVE-2007-5689) CVE-2007-5689 java-jre: Applet Privilege Escalation
CVE-2007-5689 java-jre: Applet Privilege Escalation
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
unspecified
All Linux
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/docume...
source=sun,reported=20071023,public=2...
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Reported: 2007-11-02 09:41 EDT by Marc Schoenefeld
Modified: 2010-04-08 17:04 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2010-04-08 17:04:21 EDT
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Description Marc Schoenefeld 2007-11-02 09:41:20 EDT
The Java Virtual Machine (JVM) in Sun Java Runtime Environment (JRE)
in SDK and JRE 1.3.x through 1.3.1_20 and 1.4.x through 1.4.2_15, and
JDK and JRE 5.x through 5.0 Update 12 and 6.x through 6 Update 2,
allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary programs, or read or
modify arbitrary files, via applets that grant privileges to
themselves.
Comment 1 Vincent Danen 2010-04-08 17:04:21 EDT
This issue was correct in java-1.5.0-sun packages for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Extras and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Supplementary via RHSA-2007:0963:

https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2007-0963.html

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