CVE-2008-5349

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Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2008-12-03
Bugzilla:
472206: CVE-2008-5349 OpenJDK RSA public key length denial-of-service (6497740)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Unspecified vulnerability in Java Runtime Environment (JRE) for Sun JDK and JRE 6 Update 10 and earlier, and JDK and JRE 5.0 Update 16 and earlier, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via a crafted RSA public key.

Find out more about CVE-2008-5349 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 7.1
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Complete

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
RHEL 5 Server for SAP (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2009:1551 2009-11-04
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2009:1505 2009-10-14
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.6.0-sun) RHSA-2008:1018 2008-12-04
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.5.0-sun) RHSA-2008:1025 2008-12-04
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2009:1505 2009-10-14
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-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2009:0016 2009-01-13
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.5.0-sun) RHSA-2008:1025 2008-12-04
Red Hat Satellite 5.2 (RHEL v.5) (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2009:0466 2009-05-07
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 3 Extras (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2009:1505 2009-10-14
RHEL 4 AS for SAP (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2009:1551 2009-11-04
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2009:0016 2009-01-13
Red Hat Satellite 5.2 (RHEL v.4 AS) (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2009:0466 2009-05-07
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