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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2008-5355

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
12/05/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The "Java Update" feature for Java Runtime Environment (JRE) for Sun JDK and JRE 6 Update 10 and earlier; JDK and JRE 5.0 Update 16 and earlier; and SDK and JRE 1.4.2_18 and earlier does not verify the signature of the JRE that is downloaded, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via DNS man-in-the-middle attacks.

Solution(s)

  • 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

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