CVE-2009-3866

2009-11-05T16:30:00
ID CVE-2009-3866
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-09-19T01:29:00

Description

The Java Web Start Installer in Sun Java SE in JDK and JRE 6 before Update 17 does not properly use security model permissions when removing installer extensions, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by modifying a certain JNLP file to have a URL field that points to an unintended trusted application, aka Bug Id 6872824.