CVE-2007-3698

HIGH

Description

The Java Secure Socket Extension (JSSE) in Sun JDK and JRE 6 Update 1 and earlier, JDK and JRE 5.0 Updates 7 through 11, and SDK and JRE 1.4.2_11 through 1.4.2_14, when using JSSE for SSL/TLS support, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via certain SSL/TLS handshake requests.

References

http://dev2dev.bea.com/pub/advisory/249

http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307177

http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c01269450

http://lists.apple.com/archives/Security-announce/2007/Dec/msg00001.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-04/msg00010.html

http://osvdb.org/36663

http://secunia.com/advisories/26015

http://secunia.com/advisories/26221

http://secunia.com/advisories/26314

http://secunia.com/advisories/26631

http://secunia.com/advisories/26645

http://secunia.com/advisories/26933

http://secunia.com/advisories/27203

http://secunia.com/advisories/27635

http://secunia.com/advisories/27716

http://secunia.com/advisories/28056

http://secunia.com/advisories/28115

http://secunia.com/advisories/28777

http://secunia.com/advisories/28880

http://secunia.com/advisories/29340

http://secunia.com/advisories/29897

http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102997-1

http://support.novell.com/techcenter/psdb/0c36b6416afc3868b8b1b9012955e323.html

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/products_security_response09186a008088bd19.html

http://www.cisco.com/warp/public/707/cisco-sr-20070725-jsse.shtml

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200709-15.xml

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0818.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0956.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-1086.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0100.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0132.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24846

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018357

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2495

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2660

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3009

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3861

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/4224

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/35333

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10634

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2007-07-11

Updated: 2018-10-30

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Impact Score: 6.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH