ID CVE-2009-2843
Summary Java for Mac OS X 10.5 before Update 6 and 10.6 before Update 1 accepts expired certificates for applets, which makes it easier for remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an applet.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
CVSS
Base: 5.0 (as of 04-01-2011 - 05:00)
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE CWE-310
CAPEC
  • Signature Spoofing by Key Recreation
    An attacker obtains an authoritative or reputable signer's private signature key by exploiting a cryptographic weakness in the signature algorithm or pseudorandom number generation and then uses this key to forge signatures from the original signer to mislead a victim into performing actions that benefit the attacker.
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
NETWORK LOW NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
NONE PARTIAL NONE
cvss-vector via4 AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
refmap via4
apple
  • APPLE-SA-2009-12-03-1
  • APPLE-SA-2009-12-03-2
bid 37206
confirm
secunia 37581
Last major update 04-01-2011 - 05:00
Published 08-12-2009 - 17:30
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