CVE-2008-1189

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Description

Buffer overflow in Java Web Start in Sun JDK and JRE 6 Update 4 and earlier, 5.0 Update 14 and earlier, and SDK/JRE 1.4.2_16 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors, a different issue than CVE-2008-1188, aka the "third" issue.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce//2008/Sep/msg00008.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-04/msg00000.html

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

http://secunia.com/advisories/29239

http://secunia.com/advisories/29273

http://secunia.com/advisories/29498

http://secunia.com/advisories/29582

http://secunia.com/advisories/29858

http://secunia.com/advisories/29897

http://secunia.com/advisories/30676

http://secunia.com/advisories/30780

http://secunia.com/advisories/31497

http://secunia.com/advisories/32018

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200804-28.xml

http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-233323-1

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3178

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3179

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200804-20.xml

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200806-11.xml

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0186.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0210.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0267.html

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019549

http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-066A.html

http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0010.html

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0770/references

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1856/references

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41029

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41133

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41135

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9582

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2008-03-06

Updated: 2019-07-31

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.5.0:-:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.5.0:update1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.5.0:update10:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.5.0:update11:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.5.0:update12:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.5.0:update13:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.5.0:update14:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.5.0:update2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.5.0:update3:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.5.0:update4:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.5.0:update5:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.5.0:update6:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.5.0:update7:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.5.0:update8:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.5.0:update9:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.6.0:-:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.6.0:update_3:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jdk:1.6.0:update_4:*:*:*:*:*:*

Configuration 2

OR

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.4.2_4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.4.2_10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.4.2_11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.4.2_12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.4.2_13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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:1.5.0:-:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update10:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update11:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update12:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update13:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update14:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update3:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update4:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update5:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update6:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update7:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update8:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.5.0:update9:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_3:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:sun:jre:1.6.0:update_4:*:*:*:*:*:*

Configuration 3

OR

cpe:2.3:a:sun:sdk:1.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

View all (17 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
63854RHEL 5 : java-1.6.0-ibm (RHSA-2008:0267)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
60440Scientific Linux Security Update : java (jdk 1.5.0) on SL4.x, SL5.x i386/x86_64NessusScientific Linux Local Security Checks
critical
41210SuSE9 Security Update : IBM Java 2 JRE and SDK (YOU Patch Number 12142)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
40718RHEL 4 / 5 : java-1.5.0-ibm (RHSA-2008:0210)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
critical
40717RHEL 4 / 5 : java-1.5.0-sun (RHSA-2008:0186)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
40714RHEL 3 / 4 / 5 : java-1.4.2-ibm (RHSA-2008:0132)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
40379VMSA-2008-0010 : Updated Tomcat and Java JRE packages for VMware ESX 3.5 and VirtualCenterNessusVMware ESX Local Security Checks
critical
40371VMSA-2008-00010 : Updated Tomcat and Java JRE packages for VMware, ESX 3.5 and VirtualCenter 2.5 (DEPRECATED)NessusVMware ESX Local Security Checks
critical
34291Mac OS X : Java for Mac OS X 10.4 Release 7NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high
34290Mac OS X : Java for Mac OS X 10.5 Update 2NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high
32050SuSE 10 Security Update : IBM Java 1.5.0 (ZYPP Patch Number 5183)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
32049SuSE 10 Security Update : IBM Java 1.4.2 (ZYPP Patch Number 5182)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
32013GLSA-200804-20 : Sun JDK/JRE: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
critical
31774openSUSE 10 Security Update : java-1_6_0-sun (java-1_6_0-sun-5132)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
31773openSUSE 10 Security Update : java-1_5_0-sun (java-1_5_0-sun-5133)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
31772SuSE 10 Security Update : Sun Java (ZYPP Patch Number 5131)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
31771openSUSE 10 Security Update : java-1_4_2-sun (java-1_4_2-sun-5130)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high