CVE Reference: CVE-2008-3107

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CVE-2008-3107

Description:
Unspecified vulnerability in the Virtual Machine in Sun Java Runtime Environment (JRE) in JDK and JRE 6 before Update 7, JDK and JRE 5.0 before Update 16, and SDK and JRE 1.4.x before 1.4.2_18 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.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

XF
  http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/43659

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

SUNALERT
  http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-238967-1

ST
  1020455

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA32179
  Secunia Advisory: SA32180
  Secunia Advisory: SA32018
  Secunia Advisory: SA31600
  Secunia Advisory: SA31497
  Secunia Advisory: SA31055
  Secunia Advisory: SA31010
  Secunia Advisory: SA37386

REDHAT
  http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0595.html
  http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0594.html

OVAL
  http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10219

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

CONFIRM
  http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0016.html
  http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3178
  http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3179

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

BUGTRAQ
  http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/497041/100/0/threaded
  http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=122331139823057&w=2

BID
  30141

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


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