Nokia Series 40 unspecified code execution

nokia-unspecified-code-execution (44438) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in Nokia Series 40 could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability using unknown attack vectors possibly related to MIDP privilege escalation and persistent MIDlets to execute arbitrary code on the system.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 6.8
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
 
Temporal Score: 5.5
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

No remedy available as of April 1, 2014.

References:

  • BugTraq Mailing List, Thu Aug 07 2008 - 10:26:14 CDT: J2ME Security Vulnerabilities 2008.
  • J2ME Research Report, SE-2008-01: J2ME Security Vulnerabilities 2008.
  • Nokia Forum Web site: Series 40 Platform.
  • BID-30591: Sun Java Micro Edition (ME) Multiple Unspecified Security-Bypass Vulnerabilities
  • BID-30592: Nokia Series 40 Multiple Unspecified Unauthorized Access Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2008-3552: Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in Nokia Series 40 3rd edition FP1, and possibly later devices, allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors, probably related to MIDP privilege escalation and persistent MIDlets, aka ISSUES 11-15. NOTE: as of 20080807, the only disclosure is a vague pre-advisory with no actionable information. However, because it is from a company led by a well-known researcher, it is being assigned a CVE identifier for tracking purposes.
  • OSVDB ID: 50234: Nokia Series 40 Multiple Unspecified Arbitrary Code Execution

Platforms Affected:

  • Nokia Series 40 FP1 3rd

Reported:

Aug 07, 2008

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