Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : java-1.6.0-openjdk (MDVSA-2012:169)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

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

- S6631398, CVE-2012-3216: FilePermission improved path
checking

- S7093490: adjust package access in rmiregistry

- S7143535, CVE-2012-5068: ScriptEngine corrected
permissions

- S7167656, CVE-2012-5077: Multiple Seeders are being
created

- S7169884, CVE-2012-5073: LogManager checks do not work
correctly for sub-types

- S7169888, CVE-2012-5075: Narrowing resource definitions
in JMX RMI connector

- S7172522, CVE-2012-5072: Improve DomainCombiner checking

- S7186286, CVE-2012-5081: TLS implementation to better
adhere to RFC

- S7189103, CVE-2012-5069: Executors needs to maintain
state

- S7189490: More improvements to DomainCombiner checking

- S7189567, CVE-2012-5085: java net obselete protocol

- S7192975, CVE-2012-5071: Conditional usage check is
wrong

- S7195194, CVE-2012-5084: Better data validation for
Swing

- S7195917, CVE-2012-5086: XMLDecoder parsing at
close-time should be improved

- S7195919, CVE-2012-5979: (sl) ServiceLoader can throw
CCE without needing to create instance

- S7198296, CVE-2012-5089: Refactor classloader usage

- S7158800: Improve storage of symbol tables

- S7158801: Improve VM CompileOnly option

- S7158804: Improve config file parsing

- S7176337: Additional changes needed for 7158801 fix

- S7198606, CVE-2012-4416: Improve VM optimization

The updated packages provides icedtea6-1.11.5 which is not vulnerable
to these issues.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?8ee15afe
http://www.nessus.org/u?b0eb44d4

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)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

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