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CVE-2008-5343 Detail

Description

Java Web Start (JWS) and Java Plug-in with Sun JDK and JRE 6 Update 10 and earlier; JDK and JRE 5.0 Update 16 and earlier; and SDK and JRE 1.4.2_18 and earlier allows remote attackers to make unauthorized network connections and hijack HTTP sessions via a crafted file that validates as both a GIF and a Java JAR file, aka "GIFAR" and CR 6707535.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  12/05/2008

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-5343
Original release date:
12/05/2008
Last revised:
09/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
9.0 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
8.5
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Feb/msg00003.html External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2009-02-12
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-01/msg00009.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SA:2009:007
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-04/msg00004.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SA:2009:018
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-05/msg00000.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2009:010
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=123678756409861&w=2 External Source HP HPSBUX02411
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=126583436323697&w=2 External Source HP SSRT090049
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-1018.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2008:1018
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-1025.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2008:1025
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200911-02.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200911-02
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-244988-1 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source SUNALERT 244988
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-486.htm External Source CONFIRM http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-486.htm
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-012.htm External Source CONFIRM http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-012.htm
http://support.nortel.com/go/main.jsp?cscat=BLTNDETAIL&DocumentOID=829914&poid= External Source CONFIRM http://support.nortel.com/go/main.jsp?cscat=BLTNDETAIL&DocumentOID=829914&poid=
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0016.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2009:0016
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0369.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2009:0369
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0445.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2009:0445
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32892 External Source BID 32892
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-340A.html US Government Resource External Source CERT TA08-340A
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3339 External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-3339
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0424 External Source VUPEN ADV-2009-0424
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0672 External Source VUPEN ADV-2009-0672
http://www116.nortel.com/pub/repository/CLARIFY/DOCUMENT/2009/03/024431-01.pdf External Source CONFIRM http://www116.nortel.com/pub/repository/CLARIFY/DOCUMENT/2009/03/024431-01.pdf
http://xs-sniper.com/blog/2008/12/17/sun-fixes-gifars/ External Source MISC http://xs-sniper.com/blog/2008/12/17/sun-fixes-gifars/
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A5924 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5924

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5924
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5924

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_10:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_11:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_12:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_13:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_14:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_15:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:*:update_16:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 5.0
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_4:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_5:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_6:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_7:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_8:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:5.0:update_9:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:6:update_1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:*:update_10:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 6
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cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:6:update_3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:6:update_4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:6:update_8:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:6:update_9:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.4.2_1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.4.2_2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.4.2_3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.4.2_5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.4.2_6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.4.2_7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.4.2_8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.4.2_9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.4.2_14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.4.2_15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.4.2_16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.4.2_17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 1.4.2_18
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:5.0:update_1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:5.0:update_11:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:5.0:update_12:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:5.0:update_13:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:5.0:update_14:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:5.0:update_15:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:*:update_16:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 5.0
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:5.0:update_2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:5.0:update_3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:5.0:update_4:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:5.0:update_5:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:5.0:update_6:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:5.0:update_7:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:5.0:update_8:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:5.0:update_9:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:6:update_1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:*:update_10:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 6
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:6:update_2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:6:update_3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:6:update_4:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:6:update_5:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:6:update_6:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:6:update_7:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:6:update_8:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:6:update_9:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:sdk:1.4.2_1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:sdk:1.4.2_2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:sdk:1.4.2_3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:sdk:1.4.2_4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:sdk:1.4.2_5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:sdk:1.4.2_6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:sdk:1.4.2_7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:sdk:1.4.2_8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:sdk:1.4.2_9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:sdk:1.4.2_10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:sdk:1.4.2_11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:sdk:1.4.2_12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:sdk:1.4.2_13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:sdk:1.4.2_14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:sdk:1.4.2_15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:sdk:1.4.2_16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:sdk:1.4.2_17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:sun:sdk:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 1.4.2_18

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