CVE-2009-3884

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Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2009-11-03
Bugzilla:
530300: CVE-2009-3884 OpenJDK zoneinfo file existence information leak (6824265)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The TimeZone.getTimeZone method in Sun Java SE 5.0 before Update 22 and 6 before Update 17, and OpenJDK, allows remote attackers to determine the existence of local files via vectors related to handling of zoneinfo (aka tz) files, aka Bug Id 6824265.

Find out more about CVE-2009-3884 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: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 5 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2009:1584 2009-11-16
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.5.0-sun) RHSA-2009:1571 2009-11-10
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.5.0-sun) RHSA-2009:1571 2009-11-10
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2009:1560 2009-11-09
Red Hat Satellite 5.1 (RHEL v.4 AS) (java-1.5.0-sun) RHSA-2009:1662 2009-12-11
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2009:1560 2009-11-09
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