Public Date:
645843: CVE-2010-3860 IcedTea System property information leak via public static

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

IcedTea 1.7.x before 1.7.6, 1.8.x before 1.8.3, and 1.9.x before 1.9.2, as based on OpenJDK 6, declares multiple sensitive variables as public, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information including (1), (2) user.home, and (3) java.home system properties, and other sensitive information such as installation directories.

Find out more about CVE-2010-3860 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 4.3
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2011:0176 2011-01-25

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 java-1.6.0-openjdk Affected