VDB-52515 · CVE-2010-0090 · BID 39091

Sun JRE 1.6.0 unknown vulnerability

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A vulnerability classified as critical has been found in Sun JRE 1.6.0 (Programming Language Software). This is going to have an impact on integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:

Unspecified vulnerability in the Java Web Start, Java Plug-in component in Oracle Java SE and Java for Business 6 Update 18 allows remote attackers to affect integrity and availability via unknown vectors.

The weakness was published 04/01/2010 with Oracle (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at vupen.com. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2010-0090. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available. The pricing for an exploit might be around USD $5k-$25k at the moment (estimation calculated on 09/06/2021). It is expected to see the exploit prices for this product decreasing in the near future.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 46807 (GLSA-201006-18 : Oracle JRE/JDK: Multiple vulnerabilities), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Gentoo Local Security Checks. The commercial vulnerability scanner Qualys is able to test this issue with plugin 165594 (SUSE Enterprise Linux Security Update IBM Java 6 (SUSE-SA:2010:026)).

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at Tenable (46807). Similar entries are available at 52534, 52533, 52532 and 52531.








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Class: Unknown
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ATT&CK: Unknown

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Remote: Yes

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Nessus ID: 46807
Nessus Name: GLSA-201006-18 : Oracle JRE/JDK: Multiple vulnerabilities
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OpenVAS ID: 802612
OpenVAS Name: Oracle Java SE Multiple Vulnerabilities (Linux)
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Vendor: oracle.com

Advisory: vupen.com
Organization: Oracle
Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2010-0090 (🔍)

Vulnerability Center: 25261 - [javacpumar2010-083341] Sun JRE and JDK Remote Java Plug-in Component Unspecified Vulnerability via Unknown Vectors, Medium
SecurityFocus: 39091 - Oracle Java SE and Java for Business CVE-2010-0090 Remote Java Web Start Vulnerability

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Created: 03/19/2015 12:22 PM
Updated: 09/06/2021 07:22 PM
Changes: 03/19/2015 12:22 PM (61), 02/22/2017 10:58 AM (9), 09/06/2021 07:14 PM (4), 09/06/2021 07:22 PM (1)
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