CVE Reference: CVE-2009-2719

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CVE-2009-2719

Description:
The Java Web Start implementation in Sun Java SE 6 before Update 15 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (NullPointerException) via a crafted .jnlp file, as demonstrated by the jnlp_file/appletDesc/index.html#misc test in the Technology Compatibility Kit (TCK) for the Java Network Launching Protocol (JNLP).

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA37386
  Secunia Advisory: SA37460

GENTOO
  http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200911-02.xml

CONFIRM
  http://java.sun.com/javase/6/webnotes/6u15.html
  http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2009-0016.html

BUGTRAQ
  http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/507985/100/0/threaded


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