Sun Java JRE Image Parsing Vulnerabilities (102934) (Unix)

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Synopsis :

The remote Unix host has an application that is affected by several
vulnerabilities.

Description :

According to its version number, the Sun Java Runtime Environment (JRE)
installed on the remote host reportedly is affected by a buffer overflow
in its image processing code as well as another issue that may cause the
Java Virtual Machine to hang.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?328117fc

Solution :

Update to Sun Java JDK and JRE 6 Update 1 / JDK and JRE 5.0 Update 11 /
SDK and JRE 1.3.1_20 or later and remove, if necessary, any affected
versions.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 64821 ()

Bugtraq ID: 24004

CVE ID: CVE-2007-2788
CVE-2007-2789