RHEL 4 / 5 : java-1.6.0-sun (RHSA-2010:0337)

High Nessus Plugin ID 46293

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.

The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having critical security impact. Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base scores, which give detailed severity ratings, are available for each vulnerability from the CVE links in the References section.

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. Further information about these flaws can be found on the 'Oracle Java SE and Java for Business Critical Patch Update Advisory' page, listed in the References section. (CVE-2009-3555, CVE-2010-0082, CVE-2010-0084, CVE-2010-0085, CVE-2010-0087, CVE-2010-0088, CVE-2010-0089, CVE-2010-0090, CVE-2010-0091, CVE-2010-0092, CVE-2010-0093, CVE-2010-0094, CVE-2010-0095, CVE-2010-0837, CVE-2010-0838, CVE-2010-0839, CVE-2010-0840, CVE-2010-0841, CVE-2010-0842, CVE-2010-0843, CVE-2010-0844, CVE-2010-0845, CVE-2010-0846, CVE-2010-0847, CVE-2010-0848, CVE-2010-0849)

For the CVE-2009-3555 issue, this update disables renegotiation in the Java Secure Socket Extension (JSSE) component. Unsafe renegotiation can be re-enabled using the sun.security.ssl.allowUnsafeRenegotiation property. Refer to the following Knowledgebase article for details:
http://kbase.redhat.com/faq/docs/DOC-20491

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-2009-3555

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2010-0082

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2010-0084

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2010-0085

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2010-0087

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2010-0088

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2010-0089

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2010-0090

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2010-0091

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2010-0092

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2010-0093

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2010-0094

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2010-0095

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2010-0837

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2010-0838

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2010-0839

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2010-0840

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2010-0841

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2010-0842

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2010-0843

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2010-0844

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2010-0845

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2010-0846

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2010-0847

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2010-0848

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2010-0849

https://access.redhat.com/articles/20490

http://www.nessus.org/u?87fbe7cc

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010:0337

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 46293

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2010-0337.nasl

Version: 1.36

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/05/11

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#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: 2010/03/31

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2009/11/09

Exploitable With

CANVAS (CANVAS)

Core Impact

Metasploit (Java MixerSequencer Object GM_Song Structure Handling Vulnerability)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-3555, CVE-2010-0082, CVE-2010-0084, CVE-2010-0085, CVE-2010-0087, CVE-2010-0088, CVE-2010-0089, CVE-2010-0090, CVE-2010-0091, CVE-2010-0092, CVE-2010-0093, CVE-2010-0094, CVE-2010-0095, CVE-2010-0837, CVE-2010-0838, CVE-2010-0839, CVE-2010-0840, CVE-2010-0841, CVE-2010-0842, CVE-2010-0843, CVE-2010-0844, CVE-2010-0845, CVE-2010-0846, CVE-2010-0847, CVE-2010-0848, CVE-2010-0849

BID: 36935, 39062, 39065, 39067, 39068, 39069, 39070, 39071, 39072, 39073, 39075, 39077, 39078, 39081, 39083, 39084, 39085, 39086, 39088, 39089, 39090, 39091, 39093, 39094, 39095, 39096

RHSA: 2010:0337

CWE: 310