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CVE-2008-4910 Detail

Current Description

The BasicService in Sun Java Web Start allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary programs on a client machine via a file:// URL argument to the showDocument method.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/4542
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/497799/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/497972/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31916
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/46119

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation NIST  
NVD-CWE-noinfo Insufficient Information NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:sun:java_web_start:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-4910
NVD Published Date:
11/03/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018