Oracle Java JDK / JRE 6 < Update 30 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Unix)

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Synopsis :

The remote host contains a runtime environment that is affected by
multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

The version of Oracle (formerly Sun) Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 6.x
installed on the remote host is earlier than Update 30 and is,
therefore, potentially affected by the following vulnerabilities:

- A stack overflow error exists related to proxy
tunnels. (Bug #6670868)

- An error exists related to foreach loops containing
generics that can lead to javac crashes. (Bug #6682380)

- An error exists related to security exceptions in
'AnnotationInvocationHandler.getMemberMethods'.
(Bug #6761678)

- An error in 'URI.equals' can allow a return value of
'true' when handling escaped octets. (Bug #7041800)

- An error related to 'liveconnect' can cause secure
cookies not to be transferred. (Bug #7102914)

- SSL connectivity is broken when using the cipher suite
TLS_DH_anon_WITH_AES_128_CBC_SHA. (Bug #7103725)

See also :

http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/6u30-relnotes-1394870.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?4b71ebd2
http://www.nessus.org/u?84047d12
http://mail.openjdk.java.net/pipermail/jdk6-dev/2008-October/000232.html
http://blogs.oracle.com/javase/entry/java_7_update_2_and

Solution :

Update to JDK / JRE 6 Update 30 or later and remove, if necessary,
any affected versions.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 64838 ()

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