CVE Reference: CVE-2008-3115

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CVE-2008-3115

Description:
Secure Static Versioning in Sun Java JDK and JRE 6 Update 6 and earlier, and 5.0 Update 6 through 15, does not properly prevent execution of applets on older JRE releases, which might allow remote attackers to exploit vulnerabilities in these older releases.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

XF
  http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/43665

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

SUNALERT
  http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-238966-1

ST
  1020460

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

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
  30142

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


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