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CVE-2008-3111 Detail

Current Description

Multiple buffer overflows in Sun Java Web Start in JDK and JRE 6 before Update 4, JDK and JRE 5.0 before Update 16, and SDK and JRE 1.4.x before 1.4.2_18 allow context-dependent attackers to gain privileges via an untrusted application, as demonstrated by (a) an application that grants itself privileges to (1) read local files, (2) write to local files, or (3) execute local programs; and as demonstrated by (b) a long value associated with a java-vm-args attribute in a j2se tag in a JNLP file, which triggers a stack-based buffer overflow in the GetVMArgsOption function; aka CR 6557220.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  07/09/2008
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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:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
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/2008-08/msg00005.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-09/msg00000.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-09/msg00002.html
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=122331139823057&w=2
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200911-02.xml
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-238905-1 Patch
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3178
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3179
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0595.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0790.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/494505/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/497041/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30148
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020452
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-193A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0016.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2056/references Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2740 Vendor Advisory
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-08-043/
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/43664
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10541

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10541
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10541

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-3111
NVD Published Date:
07/09/2008
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017