Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : java-1.6.0-openjdk (MDVSA-2012:021)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

Multiple security issues were identified and fixed in OpenJDK
(icedtea6) :

Fix issues in java sound (CVE-2011-3563).

Fix in AtomicReferenceArray (CVE-2011-3571).

Add property to limit number of request headers to the HTTP Server

Incorect checking for graphics rendering object (CVE-2012-0497).

Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities allows remote attackers to affect
confidentiality, integrity, and availability via unknown vectors
(CVE-2012-0498. CVE-2012-0499, CVE-2012-0500).

Better input parameter checking in zip file processing

Issues with some KeyboardFocusManager method (CVE-2012-0502).

Issues with TimeZone class (CVE-2012-0503).

Enhance exception throwing mechanism in ObjectStreamClass

Issues with some method in corba (CVE-2012-0506).

The updated packages provides icedtea6-1.10.6 which is not vulnerable
to these issues.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.8
Public Exploit Available : true

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now