Oracle Java SE Multiple Vulnerabilities (February 2013 CPU) (Unix)

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Synopsis :

The remote Unix host contains a programming platform that is
potentially 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 13 or 6 Update 39,
or is earlier than or equal to 5 Update 38 or 1.4.2 Update 40. It is,
therefore, potentially affected by security issues in the following
components :

- 2D
- AWT
- Beans
- CORBA
- Deployment
- Install
- JavaFX
- JAXP
- JAX-WS
- JMX
- JSSE
- Libraries
- Networking
- RMI
- Scripting
- Sound

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2013-02/0013.html
http://www.security-explorations.com/en/SE-2012-01-details.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?a915dbbd

Solution :

Update to JDK / JRE 7 Update 13 or 6 Update 39 or later and, if
necessary, remove 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 : 8.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true