CVE-2006-2426

NameCVE-2006-2426
DescriptionSun 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.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1769-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs384734, 521414, 566766

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
openjdk-6 (PTS)wheezy, wheezy (security)6b38-1.13.10-1~deb7u1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
openjdk-6source(unstable)6b14-1.5~pre1-3medium566766
openjdk-6sourcelenny6b11-9.1+lenny2mediumDSA-1769-1
sun-java5source(unstable)1.5.0-10-1medium384734
sun-java6source(unstable)6-13-1medium521414

Notes

[lenny] - sun-java6 <no-dsa> (Non-free not supported)

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