CVE Reference: CVE-2008-1188

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CVE-2008-1188

Description:
Multiple buffer overflows in the useEncodingDecl function in Java Web Start in Sun JDK and JRE 6 Update 4 and earlier, and 5.0 Update 14 and earlier, allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a JNLP file with (1) a long key name in the xml header or (2) a long charset value, different issues than CVE-2008-1189, aka "The first two issues."

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

XF
  http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/41029
  http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/41133

SUSE
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-04/msg00010.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-04/msg00000.html

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

ST
  1019549

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA31497
  Secunia Advisory: SA30780
  Secunia Advisory: SA30676
  Secunia Advisory: SA29897
  Secunia Advisory: SA29858
  Secunia Advisory: SA29582
  Secunia Advisory: SA29498
  Secunia Advisory: SA29273
  Secunia Advisory: SA29239
  Secunia Advisory: SA32018

REDHAT
  http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0267.html
  http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0210.html
  http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0186.html

OVAL
  http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11209

MISC
  http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-08-010/
  http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-08-009/

GENTOO
  http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200806-11.xml
  http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200804-28.xml
  http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200804-20.xml

CONFIRM
  http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3178
  http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3179
  http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0010.html

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

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


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