CVE Database

CVE-2010-3574

Impact: Moderate
Public: 2010-10-12
Bugzilla: 642215: CVE-2010-3574 OpenJDK HttpURLConnection incomplete TRACE permission check (6981426)
IAVA: 2011-A-0066

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Unspecified vulnerability in the Networking component in Oracle Java SE and Java for Business 6 Update 21, 5.0 Update 25, 1.4.2_27, and 1.3.1_28 allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via unknown vectors. NOTE: the previous information was obtained from the October 2010 CPU. Oracle has not commented on claims from a reliable downstream vendor that HttpURLConnection does not properly check for the allowHttpTrace permission, which allows untrusted code to perform HTTP TRACE requests.

Find out more about CVE-2010-3574 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 5.1
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: Partial
Availability Impact: Partial

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2010:0935 December 01, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2011:0152 January 17, 2011
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2010:0807 October 27, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2010:0987 December 15, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2010:0770 October 14, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary version 6 (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2010:0873 November 10, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary version 6 (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2010:0987 December 15, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 Extras (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2010:0935 December 01, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 Extras (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2011:0152 January 17, 2011
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 Extras (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2010:0807 October 27, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 Extras (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2010:0987 December 15, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 Extras (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2010:0770 October 14, 2010
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
Red Hat Satellite 5.4 (RHEL v.5) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2011:0880 June 16, 2011

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