Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2008-1189

Back to Search

SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2008-1189

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
03/06/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

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.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-ibmjava2-jre
  • suse-upgrade-ibmjava2-sdk
  • suse-upgrade-ibmjava5-jre
  • suse-upgrade-ibmjava5-sdk
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_4_2-sun
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_4_2-sun-alsa
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_4_2-sun-demo
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_4_2-sun-devel
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_4_2-sun-jdbc
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_4_2-sun-plugin
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_4_2-sun-src
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_5_0-sun
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_5_0-sun-alsa
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_5_0-sun-demo
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_5_0-sun-devel
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_5_0-sun-jdbc
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_5_0-sun-plugin
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_5_0-sun-src
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-sun
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-sun-alsa
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-sun-demo
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-sun-devel
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-sun-jdbc
  • suse-upgrade-java-1_6_0-sun-plugin
  • suse-upgrade-java2
  • suse-upgrade-java2-jre
  • suse-upgrade-suse-release

With Rapid7 live dashboards, I have a clear view of all the assets on my network, which ones can be exploited, and what I need to do in order to reduce the risk in my environment in real-time. No other tool gives us that kind of value and insight.

– Scott Cheney, Manager of Information Security, Sierra View Medical Center

;