CVE Reference: CVE-2007-5238

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CVE-2007-5238

Description:
Java Web Start in Sun JDK and JRE 6 Update 2 and earlier, JDK and JRE 5.0 Update 12 and earlier, and SDK and JRE 1.4.2_15 and earlier does not properly enforce access restrictions for untrusted applications, which allows user-assisted remote attackers to obtain sensitive information (the Java Web Start cache location) via an untrusted application, aka "three vulnerabilities."

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

XF
  http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/36946

SUSE
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-04/msg00010.html
  http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_55_java.html

SUNALERT
  http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-103073-1

ST
  1018770

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA29042
  Secunia Advisory: SA28880
  Secunia Advisory: SA28777
  Secunia Advisory: SA27804
  Secunia Advisory: SA27693
  Secunia Advisory: SA27716
  Secunia Advisory: SA27261
  Secunia Advisory: SA27206
  Secunia Advisory: SA29858
  Secunia Advisory: SA29897
  Secunia Advisory: SA30676
  Secunia Advisory: SA30780

REDHAT
  http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0132.html
  http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0963.html
  http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-1041.html

OVAL
  http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11592

HP
  http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c01234533

GENTOO
  http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200806-11.xml
  http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200804-20.xml
  http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200804-28.xml

CONFIRM
  http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0010.html
  http://support.novell.com/techcenter/psdb/0c36b6416afc3868b8b1b9012955e323.html

BUGTRAQ
  http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/482926/100/0/threaded

BID
  25920

BEA
  http://dev2dev.bea.com/pub/advisory/272


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