Ubuntu 10.04 LTS / 12.04 LTS : openjdk-6 regression (USN-2124-2)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description :

USN-2124-1 fixed vulnerabilities in OpenJDK 6. Due to an upstream
regression, memory was not properly zeroed under certain circumstances
which could lead to instability. This update fixes the problem.

We apologize for the inconvenience.

A vulnerability was discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to
information disclosure and data integrity. An attacker could exploit
this to expose sensitive data over the network. (CVE-2014-0411)

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE
related to information disclosure, data integrity and
availability. An attacker could exploit these to cause a
denial of service or expose sensitive data over the network.
(CVE-2013-5878, CVE-2013-5907, CVE-2014-0373, CVE-2014-0422,
CVE-2014-0428)

Two vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE
related to information disclosure. An attacker could exploit
these to expose sensitive data over the network.
(CVE-2013-5884, CVE-2014-0368)

Two vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE
related to availability. An attacker could exploit these to
cause a denial of service. (CVE-2013-5896, CVE-2013-5910)

Two vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE
related to data integrity. (CVE-2014-0376, CVE-2014-0416)

A vulnerability was discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to
information disclosure and availability. An attacker could
exploit this to expose sensitive data over the network or
cause a denial of service. (CVE-2014-0423)

In addition to the above, USN-2033-1 fixed several
vulnerabilities and bugs in OpenJDK 6. This update
introduced a regression which caused an exception condition
in javax.xml when instantiating encryption algorithms. This
update fixes the problem. We apologize for the
inconvenience.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)