RHEL 4 / 5 : java-1.6.0-sun (RHSA-2009:1560)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 42431
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Synopsis

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

Description

Updated java-1.6.0-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 1.6.0 Java release includes the Sun Java 6 Runtime Environment and the Sun Java 6 Software Development Kit.

This update fixes several vulnerabilities in the Sun Java 6 Runtime Environment and the Sun Java 6 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-2009-2409, CVE-2009-3728, CVE-2009-3729, CVE-2009-3865, CVE-2009-3866, CVE-2009-3867, CVE-2009-3868, CVE-2009-3869, CVE-2009-3871, CVE-2009-3872, CVE-2009-3873, CVE-2009-3874, CVE-2009-3875, CVE-2009-3876, CVE-2009-3877, CVE-2009-3879, CVE-2009-3880, CVE-2009-3881, CVE-2009-3882, CVE-2009-3883, CVE-2009-3884, CVE-2009-3886)

Users of java-1.6.0-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-2009-2409

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-3728

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-3729

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-3865

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-3866

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-3867

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-3868

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-3869

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-3871

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-3872

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-3873

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-3874

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-3875

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-3876

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-3877

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-3879

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-3880

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-3881

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-3882

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-3883

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-3884

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-3886

http://www.nessus.org/u?6212b694

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009:1560

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 42431

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2009-1560.nasl

Version: 1.34

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/10/2009

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.6.0-sun, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.6.0-sun-demo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.6.0-sun-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.6.0-sun-jdbc, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.6.0-sun-plugin, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.6.0-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:5.4

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/9/2009

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/30/2009

Exploitable With

CANVAS (CANVAS)

Core Impact

Metasploit (Sun Java JRE AWT setDiffICM Buffer Overflow)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2409, CVE-2009-3728, CVE-2009-3729, CVE-2009-3865, CVE-2009-3866, CVE-2009-3867, CVE-2009-3868, CVE-2009-3869, CVE-2009-3871, CVE-2009-3872, CVE-2009-3873, CVE-2009-3874, CVE-2009-3875, CVE-2009-3876, CVE-2009-3877, CVE-2009-3879, CVE-2009-3880, CVE-2009-3881, CVE-2009-3882, CVE-2009-3883, CVE-2009-3884, CVE-2009-3886, CVE-2010-0079

BID: 36881

RHSA: 2009:1560

CWE: 22, 94, 119, 189, 200, 264, 310, 399