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CVE-2008-1188

Published: 6 March 2008

Multiple buffer overflows in the useEncodingDecl function in Java Web Start in Sun JDK and JRE 6 Update 4 and earlier, and 5.0 Update 14 and earlier, allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a JNLP file with (1) a long key name in the xml header or (2) a long charset value, different issues than CVE-2008-1189, aka "The first two issues."

Priority

Medium

Status

Package Release Status
sun-java5
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
dapper Ignored
(end of life)
edgy Ignored
(end of life, was needed)
feisty Ignored
(end of life, was needed)
gutsy Ignored
(end of life, was needed)
hardy
Released (1.5.0-15-0ubuntu1)
intrepid
Released (1.5.0-15-0ubuntu1)
jaunty
Released (1.5.0-15-0ubuntu1)
karmic Does not exist

upstream Needed

sun-java6
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
dapper Does not exist

edgy Does not exist

feisty Ignored
(end of life, was needed)
gutsy Ignored
(end of life, was needed)
hardy
Released (6-05-0ubuntu1)
intrepid
Released (6-05-0ubuntu1)
jaunty
Released (6-05-0ubuntu1)
karmic
Released (6-05-0ubuntu1)
upstream Needed