CVE-2010-4448

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Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2011-02-15
IAVA:
2011-A-0160, 2011-A-0173
Bugzilla:
676023: CVE-2010-4448 OpenJDK DNS cache poisoning by untrusted applets (6981922)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Unspecified vulnerability in the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) in Oracle Java SE and Java for Business 6 Update 23 and earlier, 5.0 Update 27 and earlier, and 1.4.2_29 earlier allows remote untrusted Java Web Start applications and untrusted Java applets to affect integrity via unknown vectors related to Networking. NOTE: the previous information was obtained from the February 2011 CPU. Oracle has not commented on claims from a downstream vendor that this issue involves "DNS cache poisoning by untrusted applets."

Find out more about CVE-2010-4448 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 2.6
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
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 Enterprise Linux 5 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2011:0281 2011-02-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2011:0282 2011-02-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2011:0364 2011-03-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2011:0364 2011-03-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2011:0357 2011-03-16
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (java-1.6.0-openjdk) RHSA-2011:0281 2011-02-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2011:0282 2011-02-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2011:0364 2011-03-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2011:0282 2011-02-17
Red Hat Satellite 5.4 (RHEL v.5) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2011:0880 2011-06-16
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2011:0357 2011-03-16
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2011:0490 2011-05-05
RHEL 5 Server for SAP RHSA-2011:0870 2011-06-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2011:0490 2011-05-05
RHEL 4 AS for SAP RHSA-2011:0870 2011-06-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux for SAP 6 RHSA-2011:0870 2011-06-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2011:0357 2011-03-16
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