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CVE-2010-3564

Impact: Moderate
Public: 2010-10-12
Bugzilla: 639914: CVE-2010-3564 OpenJDK kerberos vulnerability (6958060)

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Unspecified vulnerability in the Oracle Communications Messaging Server (Sun Java System Messaging Server) component in Oracle Sun Products Suite 7.0 allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality and integrity via unknown vectors related to Webmail. NOTE: the previous information was obtained from the October 2010 CPU. Oracle has not commented on claims from a reliable downstream vendor that the Kerberos implementation does not properly check AP-REQ requests, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service in the JVM. NOTE: CVE has not investigated the apparent discrepancy between the two vendors regarding the consequences of this issue.

Find out more about CVE-2010-3564 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 4.0
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Single Instance
Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: None
Availability Impact: Partial

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2010:0768 October 13, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2010:0865 November 10, 2010

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