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CVE-2008-0657 Detail

Description

Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in the Java Runtime Environment in Sun JDK and JRE 6 Update 1 and earlier, and 5.0 Update 13 and earlier, allow context-dependent attackers to gain privileges via an untrusted (1) application or (2) applet, as demonstrated by an application or applet that grants itself privileges to (a) read local files, (b) write to local files, or (c) execute local programs.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  02/07/2008

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 10.0 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://dev2dev.bea.com/pub/advisory/277
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-04/msg00010.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200804-28.xml
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-231261-1
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200804-20.xml
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200806-11.xml
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0123.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0156.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0210.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27650
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019308
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0010.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0429
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1252
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1856/references
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11505

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11505
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11505

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:*:update13:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
1.5.0
 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:*:update1:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
1.6.0

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
5.0_update13
 cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:*:update1:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
1.6.0


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-0657
NVD Published Date:
02/07/2008
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017