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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2008-4368
Last Modified 07 Oct 2008 02:36:22
Published 01 Oct 2008 11:38:32
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-4368

Summary

The default configuration of Java 1.5 on Apple Mac OS X 10.5.4 and 10.5.5 contains a jurisdiction policy that limits Java Cryptography Extension (JCE) key sizes to 128 bits, which makes it easier for attackers to decrypt ciphertext produced by JCE.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.5.4

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.5.5


References

XF - java-jce-information-disclosure(45650)

CONFIRM - http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3179

APPLE - APPLE-SA-2008-09-24


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:48:28