RHEL 4 / 5 : java-1.5.0-sun (RHSA-2009:1199)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 40748
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Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

Updated java-1.5.0-sun packages that correct several security issues are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Extras and 5 Supplementary.

This update has been rated as having critical security impact by the Red Hat Security Response Team.

The Sun 1.5.0 Java release includes the Sun Java 5 Runtime Environment and the Sun Java 5 Software Development Kit.

This update fixes several vulnerabilities in the Sun Java 5 Runtime Environment and the Sun Java 5 Software Development Kit. These vulnerabilities are summarized on the 'Advance notification of Security Updates for Java SE' page from Sun Microsystems, listed in the References section. (CVE-2009-2475, CVE-2009-2625, CVE-2009-2670, CVE-2009-2671, CVE-2009-2672, CVE-2009-2673, CVE-2009-2675, CVE-2009-2676, CVE-2009-2689)

Users of java-1.5.0-sun should upgrade to these updated packages, which correct these issues. All running instances of Sun Java must be restarted for the update to take effect.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-2475

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-2625

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-2670

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-2671

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-2672

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-2673

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-2675

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-2676

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-2689

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-2720

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-2721

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-2722

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-2723

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-2724

http://www.nessus.org/u?d520449c

http://www.nessus.org/u?28585f6c

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009:1199

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 40748

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2009-1199.nasl

Version: 1.30

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/24/2009

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.5.0-sun, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.5.0-sun-demo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.5.0-sun-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.5.0-sun-jdbc, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.5.0-sun-plugin, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.5.0-sun-src, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:4, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:4.8, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:5, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:5.3

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/6/2009

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/5/2009

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2475, CVE-2009-2625, CVE-2009-2670, CVE-2009-2671, CVE-2009-2672, CVE-2009-2673, CVE-2009-2675, CVE-2009-2676, CVE-2009-2689, CVE-2009-2720, CVE-2009-2721, CVE-2009-2722, CVE-2009-2723, CVE-2009-2724, CVE-2009-3403

BID: 35671, 35922, 35939, 35942, 35943, 35944, 35946, 35958

RHSA: 2009:1199

CWE: 200, 264, 362