Oracle Java SE Multiple Vulnerabilities (February 2012 CPU) (Unix)

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Synopsis :

The remote Unix host contains a programming platform that is affected
by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

The version of Oracle (formerly Sun) Java SE or Java for Business
installed on the remote host is earlier than 7 Update 3 / 6 Update 31 /
5.0 Update 34 / 1.4.2_36 and is, therefore, potentially affected by
security issues in the following components :

- 2D
- AWT
- CORBA
- Concurrency
- Deployment
- I18n
- Install
- Java Runtime Environment
- Lightweight HTTP Server
- Serialization
- Sound

See also :

http://www.pre-cert.de/advisories/PRE-SA-2012-01.txt
http://telussecuritylabs.com/threats/show/TSL20120214-01
http://www.nessus.org/u?aa5506d5
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-12-032/
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-12-037/
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-12-038/
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-12-039/
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-12-045/
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-12-060/
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-12-081/
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-12-082/
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-12-083/
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2012-06/0070.html
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2012-06/0071.html
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2012-06/0072.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/7u3-relnotes-1481928.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/6u31-relnotes-1482342.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?6086d976
http://www.nessus.org/u?093f0dd1
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/eol-135779.html

Solution :

Update to JDK / JRE 7 Update 3 / 6 Update 31, JDK 5.0 Update 34, SDK
1.4.2_36 or later, and remove, if necessary, any affected versions.

Note that an Extended Support contract with Oracle is needed to obtain
JDK 5.0 Update 34 or later.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true