CVE Database

CVE-2011-2513

Impact: Low
Public: 2011-07-20
Bugzilla: 718164: CVE-2011-2513 icedtea, icedtea-web: home directory path disclosure to untrusted applications

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The Java Network Launching Protocol (JNLP) implementation in IcedTea6 1.9.x before 1.9.9 and before 1.8.9, and IcedTea-Web 1.1.x before 1.1.1 and before 1.0.4, allows remote attackers to obtain the username and full path of the home and cache directories by accessing properties of the ClassLoader.

Find out more about CVE-2011-2513 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

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 6 (icedtea-web) RHSA-2011:1100 July 27, 2011

External References

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