Executive Summary

Informations
NameCVE-2008-5356First vendor Publication2008-12-05
VendorCveLast vendor Modification2011-03-07

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Cvss Base Score9.3Attack RangeNetwork
Cvss Impact Score10Attack ComplexityMedium
Cvss Expoit Score8.6AuthenticationNone Required
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Detail

Heap-based buffer overflow in 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 might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted TrueType font file.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2008-5356

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

idName
CWE-119Failure to Constrain Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer

OVAL Definitions

Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6494
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6494
Title: Sun Java Runtime Environment TrueType font buffer overflow
Description: Heap-based buffer overflow in 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 might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted TrueType font file.
Family: unix Class: vulnerability
Reference(s): CVE-2008-5356
Version: 1
Platform(s): VMWare ESX Server 3.5
Product(s):
Definition Synopsis:

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application27
Application46
Application18

OpenVAS Exploits

DateDescription
2010-05-28Name : Java for Mac OS X 10.5 Update 4
File : nvt/macosx_java_for_10_5_upd_4.nasl
2009-11-23Name : Gentoo Security Advisory GLSA 200911-02 (sun-jre-bin sun-jdk emul-linux-x86-j...
File : nvt/glsa_200911_02.nasl
2009-10-13Name : SLES10: Security update for IBM Java 1.4.2
File : nvt/sles10_java-1_4_2-ibm0.nasl
2009-10-13Name : SLES10: Security update for Sun Java 1.4.2
File : nvt/sles10_java-1_4_2-sun.nasl
2009-10-13Name : SLES10: Security update for IBM Java 1.5.0
File : nvt/sles10_java-1_5_0-ibm2.nasl
2009-10-11Name : SLES11: Security update for IBM Java 1.4.2
File : nvt/sles11_java-1_4_2-ibm.nasl
2009-10-11Name : SLES11: Security update for IBM Java 1.6.0
File : nvt/sles11_java-1_6_0-ibm.nasl
2009-10-10Name : SLES9: Security update for Sun Java
File : nvt/sles9p5040565.nasl
2009-10-10Name : SLES9: Security update for IBM Java5 JRE and SDK
File : nvt/sles9p5041763.nasl
2009-10-10Name : SLES9: Security update for IBM Java2 JRE and SDK
File : nvt/sles9p5046860.nasl
2009-05-20Name : SuSE Security Summary SUSE-SR:2009:010
File : nvt/suse_sr_2009_010.nasl
2009-05-05Name : HP-UX Update for Java HPSBUX02411
File : nvt/gb_hp_ux_HPSBUX02411.nasl
2009-03-31Name : RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2009:0369
File : nvt/RHSA_2009_0369.nasl
2009-03-13Name : Ubuntu USN-731-1 (apache2)
File : nvt/ubuntu_731_1.nasl
2009-03-13Name : Ubuntu USN-732-1 (dash)
File : nvt/ubuntu_732_1.nasl
2009-03-13Name : SuSE Security Summary SUSE-SR:2009:006
File : nvt/suse_sr_2009_006.nasl
2009-02-16Name : Fedora Update for java-1.6.0-openjdk FEDORA-2008-10860
File : nvt/gb_fedora_2008_10860_java-1.6.0-openjdk_fc9.nasl
2009-02-16Name : Fedora Update for java-1.6.0-openjdk FEDORA-2008-10913
File : nvt/gb_fedora_2008_10913_java-1.6.0-openjdk_fc10.nasl
2009-01-20Name : RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2009:0016
File : nvt/RHSA_2009_0016.nasl
2009-01-13Name : SuSE Security Advisory SUSE-SA:2009:001 (Sun Java)
File : nvt/suse_sa_2009_001.nasl

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

idDescription
50516Sun Java JDK / JRE TrueType Font Processing Heap Overflow

Information Assurance Vulnerability Management (IAVM)

DateDescription
2009-10-22IAVM : 2009-A-0105 - Multiple Vulnerabilities in VMware Products
Severity : Category I - VMSKEY : V0021867

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

DateDescription
2013-02-22Name : The remote Unix host contains a runtime environment that is affected by multi...
File : sun_java_jre_244986_unix.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2010-01-10Name : The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
File : redhat-RHSA-2009-0466.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-12-14Name : The remote HP-UX host is missing a security-related patch.
File : hpux_PHSS_40374.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-12-14Name : The remote HP-UX host is missing a security-related patch.
File : hpux_PHSS_40375.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-11-18Name : The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : gentoo_GLSA-200911-02.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-10-19Name : The remote VMware ESX host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : vmware_VMSA-2009-0014.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-09-24Name : The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.
File : suse9_12321.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-09-24Name : The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.
File : suse9_12336.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-09-24Name : The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.
File : suse9_12387.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-09-24Name : The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.
File : suse_11_java-1_4_2-ibm-090405.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-09-24Name : The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.
File : suse_11_java-1_6_0-ibm-090405.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-09-24Name : The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
File : suse_java-1_4_2-sun-5852.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-09-24Name : The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
File : suse_java-1_5_0-ibm-5960.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-08-24Name : The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
File : redhat-RHSA-2008-1018.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-08-24Name : The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
File : redhat-RHSA-2008-1025.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-08-24Name : The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
File : redhat-RHSA-2009-0016.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-08-24Name : The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
File : redhat-RHSA-2009-0369.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-07-21Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : suse_11_1_java-1_5_0-sun-081217.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-07-21Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : suse_11_1_java-1_6_0-openjdk-090303.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-07-21Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : suse_11_1_java-1_6_0-sun-081217.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-07-21Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : suse_11_0_java-1_5_0-sun-081217.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-07-21Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : suse_11_0_java-1_6_0-sun-081217.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-07-09Name : The remote host has a version of Java that is affected by multiple vulnerabil...
File : macosx_java_rel9.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-06-17Name : The remote host has a version of Java that is affected by multiple vulnerabil...
File : macosx_java_10_5_update4.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-04-23Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2008-10913.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-01-07Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : suse_java-1_5_0-sun-5875.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-01-07Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : suse_java-1_6_0-sun-5876.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-12-08Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2008-10860.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-12-04Name : The remote Windows host contains a runtime environment that is affected by mu...
File : sun_java_jre_244986.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Internal Sources (Detail)

SourceUrl
BIDhttp://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32608
CERThttp://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-340A.html
CONFIRMhttp://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-485.htm
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-012.htm
http://support.nortel.com/go/main.jsp?cscat=BLTNDETAIL&DocumentOID=829914...
http://www116.nortel.com/pub/repository/CLARIFY/DOCUMENT/2009/03/024431-01.pdf
GENTOOhttp://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200911-02.xml
HPhttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=123678756409861&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=123678756409861&w=2
IDEFENSEhttp://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=757
OSVDBhttp://osvdb.org/50516
REDHAThttp://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-1018.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-1025.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0016.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0369.html
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-0466.html
SECUNIAhttp://secunia.com/advisories/32991
http://secunia.com/advisories/33015
http://secunia.com/advisories/33187
http://secunia.com/advisories/33710
http://secunia.com/advisories/34233
http://secunia.com/advisories/34259
http://secunia.com/advisories/34447
http://secunia.com/advisories/34605
http://secunia.com/advisories/34972
http://secunia.com/advisories/35065
http://secunia.com/advisories/37386
http://secunia.com/advisories/38539
SUNALERThttp://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-244987-1
SUSEhttp://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-01/msg00009.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-03/msg00001.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-04/msg00004.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-05/msg00000.html
VUPENhttp://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3339
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0672
XFhttp://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/47103

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