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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      Last Modified:  02/07/2008

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-0657
Original release date:
02/07/2008
Last revised:
09/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
10.0 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://dev2dev.bea.com/pub/advisory/277 External Source BEA BEA08-201.00
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-04/msg00010.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SA:2008:025
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200804-28.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200804-28
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-231261-1 External Source SUNALERT 231261
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200804-20.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200804-20
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200806-11.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200806-11
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0123.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2008:0123
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0156.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2008:0156
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0210.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2008:0210
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27650 External Source BID 27650
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019308 External Source SECTRACK 1019308
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0010.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0010.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0429 External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-0429
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1252 External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-1252
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1856/references External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-1856
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11505 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11505

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)

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