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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-3655 (1 public exploit)

Stack-based buffer overflow in javaws.exe in Sun Java Web Start in JRE 5.0 Update 11 and earlier, and 6.0 Update 1 and earlier, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long codebase attribute in a JNLP file.
Publish Date : 2007-07-10 Last Update Date : 2018-10-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2007-07-10 2007-07-10
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-3655 unix
ELSA-2007:0829: java-1.5.0-ibm security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21855 unix
RHSA-2007:0818: java-1.5.0-sun security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070818 unix
RHSA-2007:0829: java-1.5.0-ibm security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070829 unix
Stack-based buffer overflow in javaws.exe in Sun Java Web Start in JRE 5.0 Update 11 and earlier, and 6.0 Update 1 and e... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11367 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2007-3655

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application SUN JRE 1.5.0 Update9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application SUN JRE 1.5.0 Update4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application SUN JRE 1.5.0 Update1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application SUN JRE 1.5.0 Update5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application SUN JRE 1.5.0 Update10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application SUN JRE 1.5.0 Update6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application SUN JRE 1.5.0 Update11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application SUN JRE 1.5.0 Update7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application SUN JRE 1.5.0 Update2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application SUN JRE 1.5.0 Update8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application SUN JRE 1.5.0 Update3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application SUN JRE 1.6.0 Update 1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions

- References For CVE-2007-3655
FULLDISC 20070711 SUN Java JNLP Overflow
VUPEN ADV-2007-2477
VUPEN ADV-2007-4224
BUGTRAQ 20070711 SUN Java JNLP Overflow
BID 24832 Sun Java Runtime Environment Web Start JNLP File Stack Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2008-06-26
SECTRACK 1018346
BUGTRAQ 20070709 EEYE: Sun Java WebStart JNLP Stack Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0818
SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:056
GENTOO GLSA-200806-11
GENTOO GLSA-200804-20
EXPLOIT-DB 30284 Sun Java Runtime Environment 1.6 - Web Start JNLP File Stack Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Author:Daniel Soeder Release Date:2007-07-09 (linux) remote
GENTOO GLSA-200804-28
APPLE APPLE-SA-2007-12-14
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0829
XF sun-java-jnlp-bo(35320)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-3655

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