CVE-2008-3109

HIGH

Description

Unspecified vulnerability in scripting language support in Sun Java Runtime Environment (JRE) in JDK and JRE 6 Update 6 and earlier allows context-dependent attackers to gain privileges via an untrusted (1) application or (2) applet, as demonstrated by an application or applet that grants itself privileges to (a) read local files, (b) write to local files, or (c) execute local programs.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce//2008/Sep/msg00007.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-08/msg00005.html

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=122331139823057&w=2

http://secunia.com/advisories/31010

http://secunia.com/advisories/31600

http://secunia.com/advisories/32018

http://secunia.com/advisories/32179

http://secunia.com/advisories/32180

http://secunia.com/advisories/32436

http://secunia.com/advisories/33238

http://secunia.com/advisories/37386

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200911-02.xml

http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-238687-1

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

http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-428.htm

http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-509.htm

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0594.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0906.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-1045.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/497041/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30144

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020456

http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-193A.html

http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0016.html

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2056/references

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2740

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/43660

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A8540

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2008-07-09

Updated: 2018-10-11

Type: CWE-264

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH