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CVE-2008-1189 Detail

Current Description

Buffer overflow in Java Web Start in Sun JDK and JRE 6 Update 4 and earlier, 5.0 Update 14 and earlier, and SDK/JRE 1.4.2_16 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors, a different issue than CVE-2008-1188, aka the "third" issue.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  03/06/2008
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Provides user account access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce//2008/Sep/msg00008.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-04/msg00000.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-04/msg00010.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200804-28.xml Vendor Advisory
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-233323-1 Patch
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3178
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3179
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-2008-0186.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0210.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0267.html
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019549
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-066A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0010.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0770/references
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1856/references
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41029
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41133
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41135
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9582

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9582
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9582

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-1189
NVD Published Date:
03/06/2008
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017