Fedora 16 : java-1.7.0-openjdk-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.fc16 (2013-2188)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

The update contains the following security fixes :

- S6563318, CVE-2013-0424: RMI data sanitization

- S6664509, CVE-2013-0425: Add logging context

- S6664528, CVE-2013-0426: Find log level matching its
name or value given at construction time

- S6776941: CVE-2013-0427: Improve thread pool shutdown

- S7141694, CVE-2013-0429: Improving CORBA internals

- S7173145: Improve in-memory representation of
splashscreens

- S7186945: Unpack200 improvement

- S7186946: Refine unpacker resource usage

- S7186948: Improve Swing data validation

- S7186952, CVE-2013-0432: Improve clipboard access

- S7186954: Improve connection performance

- S7186957: Improve Pack200 data validation

- S7192392, CVE-2013-0443: Better validation of client
keys

- S7192393, CVE-2013-0440: Better Checking of order of
TLS Messages

- S7192977, CVE-2013-0442: Issue in toolkit thread

- S7197546, CVE-2013-0428: (proxy) Reflect about
creating reflective proxies

- S7200491: Tighten up JTable layout code

- S7200500: Launcher better input validation

- S7201064: Better dialogue checking

- S7201066, CVE-2013-0441: Change modifiers on unused
fields

- S7201068, CVE-2013-0435: Better handling of UI
elements

- S7201070: Serialization to conform to protocol

- S7201071, CVE-2013-0433: InetSocketAddress
serialization issue

- S8000210: Improve JarFile code quality

- S8000537, CVE-2013-0450: Contextualize
RequiredModelMBean class

- S8000540, CVE-2013-1475: Improve IIOP type reuse
management

- S8000631, CVE-2013-1476: Restrict access to class
constructor

- S8001235, CVE-2013-0434: Improve JAXP HTTP handling

- S8001242: Improve RMI HTTP conformance

- S8001307: Modify ACC_SUPER behavior

- S8001972, CVE-2013-1478: Improve image processing

- S8002325, CVE-2013-1480: Improve management of images

This update backs out two of the recent security fixes (664509 and
7201064) that caused severe regressions. This update backs out two of
the recent security fixes (664509 and 7201064) that caused severe
regressions.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?beaab269

Solution :

Update the affected java-1.7.0-openjdk package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 64547 ()

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