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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-1185

Unspecified vulnerability in the Virtual Machine for Sun Java Runtime Environment (JRE) and JDK 6 Update 4 and earlier, 5.0 Update 14 and earlier, and SDK/JRE 1.4.2_16 and earlier allows remote attackers to gain privileges via an untrusted application or applet, a different issue than CVE-2008-1186, aka "the first issue."
Publish Date : 2008-03-06 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.3
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID 264

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat critical 2008-03-06 2008-03-06
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-1185 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20081185 unix
ELSA-2008:0186: java-1.5.0-sun security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22449 unix
RHSA-2008:0186: java-1.5.0-sun security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080186 unix
Unspecified vulnerability in the Virtual Machine for Sun Java Runtime Environment (JRE) and JDK 6 Update 4 and earlier, ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9672 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-1185

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application SUN JDK 1.4.2 16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application SUN JDK 5.0 Update 14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application SUN JDK 6 Update 4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application SUN JRE 1.4.2 16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application SUN JRE 5.0 Update 14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application SUN JRE 6 Update 4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
SUN JDK 3
SUN JRE 3

- References For CVE-2008-1185

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce//2008/Sep/msg00008.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-09-24
http://secunia.com/advisories/29273
SECUNIA 29273
http://secunia.com/advisories/29239
SECUNIA 29239
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-04/msg00000.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2008:018
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-066A.html
CERT TA08-066A
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-233321-1
SUNALERT 233321
http://secunia.com/advisories/29582
SECUNIA 29582
http://secunia.com/advisories/29858
SECUNIA 29858
http://secunia.com/advisories/30676
SECUNIA 30676
http://secunia.com/advisories/32018
SECUNIA 32018
http://secunia.com/advisories/30780
SECUNIA 30780
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3178 CONFIRM
http://securitytracker.com/id?1019555
SECTRACK 1019555
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200804-28.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200804-28
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3179 CONFIRM
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/1856/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-1856
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0770/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-0770
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0010.html CONFIRM
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200804-20.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200804-20
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200806-11.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200806-11
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0186.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0186
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/41025
XF java-virtualmachine-multiple-priv-escalation(41025)
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/41138
XF sun-jre-unspecified-priv-escalation(41138)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-1185

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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