Upstream information

CVE-2006-2426 at MITRE

Description

Sun Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 1.5.0_6 and earlier, JDK 1.5.0_6 and earlier, and SDK 1.5.0_6 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (disk consumption) by using the Font.createFont function to create temporary files of arbitrary size in the %temp% directory.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.4
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 177092 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE LINUX 10.1
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • java-1_5_0-sun >= 1.5.0_07-1.1
  • java-1_5_0-sun-alsa >= 1.5.0_07-1.1
  • java-1_5_0-sun-demo >= 1.5.0_07-1.1
  • java-1_5_0-sun-devel >= 1.5.0_07-1.1
  • java-1_5_0-sun-jdbc >= 1.5.0_07-1.1
  • java-1_5_0-sun-plugin >= 1.5.0_07-1.1
  • java-1_5_0-sun-src >= 1.5.0_07-1.1
SUSE LINUX 10.0
  • java-1_5_0-sun >= 1.5.0_07-1.1
  • java-1_5_0-sun-alsa >= 1.5.0_07-1.1
  • java-1_5_0-sun-demo >= 1.5.0_07-1.1
  • java-1_5_0-sun-devel >= 1.5.0_07-1.1
  • java-1_5_0-sun-jdbc >= 1.5.0_07-1.1
  • java-1_5_0-sun-plugin >= 1.5.0_07-1.1