CVE-2008-5347

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Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2008-12-03
Bugzilla:
472208: CVE-2008-5347 OpenJDK applet privilege escalation via JAX package access (6592792)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in Java Runtime Environment (JRE) for Sun JDK and JRE 6 Update 10 and earlier allow untrusted applets and applications to gain privileges via vectors related to access to inner classes in the (1) JAX-WS and (2) JAXB packages.

Find out more about CVE-2008-5347 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2008:1018 2008-12-04
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2009:0015 2009-01-13
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-ibm) RHSA-2009:0015 2009-01-13
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2008:1018 2008-12-04
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