CVE-2010-3551

Published: 19 October 2010

Unspecified vulnerability in the Networking component in Oracle Java SE and Java for Business 6 Update 21, 5.0 Update 25, and 1.4.2_27 allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality via unknown vectors.

From the Ubuntu security team

It was discovered that the NetworkInterface class improperly checked the network "connect" permissions for local network addresses. This could allow an attacker to read local network addresses.

Priority

Low

Status

Package Release Status
openjdk-6
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

openjdk-6b18
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (6b22)
sun-java6
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Notes

AuthorNote
sbeattie
red hat description: The NetworkInterface class
improperly checked the network "connect" permissions for local
network addresses, which could allow remote attackers to read local
network addresses.

References