CVE-2009-1104

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Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2009-03-23
Bugzilla:
492308: CVE-2009-1104 OpenJDK: Intended access restrictions bypass via LiveConnect (6724331)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The Java Plug-in in Java SE Development Kit (JDK) and Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 5.0 Update 17 and earlier; 6 Update 12 and earlier; and 1.4.2_19 and earlier does not prevent Javascript that is loaded from the localhost from connecting to other ports on the system, which allows user-assisted attackers to bypass intended access restrictions via LiveConnect, aka CR 6724331. NOTE: this vulnerability can be leveraged with separate cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities for remote attack vectors.

Find out more about CVE-2009-1104 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:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

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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
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
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2009:0392 2009-03-26
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