CVE-2009-1100

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Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2009-03-23
Bugzilla:
492305: CVE-2009-1100 OpenJDK: DoS (disk consumption) via handling of temporary font files

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in Java SE Development Kit (JDK) and Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 5.0 Update 17 and earlier, and 6 Update 12 and earlier, allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (disk consumption) via vectors related to temporary font files and (1) "limits on Font creation," aka CR 6522586, and (2) another unspecified vector, aka CR 6632886.

Find out more about CVE-2009-1100 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

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

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Satellite 5.3 (RHEL v.5) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2010:0043 2010-01-14
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2009:1038 2009-05-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2009:1038 2009-05-18
RHEL 5 Server for SAP (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2009:1551 2009-11-04
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2009:1198 2009-08-06
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2009:0392 2009-03-26
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.5.0-sun) RHSA-2009:0394 2009-03-26
Red Hat Satellite 5.1 (RHEL v.4 AS) (java-1.5.0-sun) RHSA-2009:1662 2009-12-11
Red Hat Satellite 5.3 (RHEL v.4) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2010:0043 2010-01-14
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2009:1198 2009-08-06
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.5.0-sun) RHSA-2009:0394 2009-03-26
RHEL 4 AS for SAP (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2009:1551 2009-11-04
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2009:0392 2009-03-26
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