RHEL 4 : Sun Java Runtime in Satellite Server (RHSA-2009:1662)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 53539

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 Network Satellite Server 5.1.

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

This update corrects several security vulnerabilities in the Sun Java Runtime Environment shipped as part of Red Hat Network Satellite Server 5.1. In a typical operating environment, these are of low security risk as the runtime is not used on untrusted applets.

Several flaws were fixed in the Sun Java 5 Runtime Environment.
(CVE-2006-2426, CVE-2008-2086, CVE-2009-1093, CVE-2009-1094, CVE-2009-1095, CVE-2009-1096, CVE-2009-1098, CVE-2009-1099, CVE-2009-1100, CVE-2009-1103, CVE-2009-1104, CVE-2009-1107, CVE-2009-2409, 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-2009-3728, CVE-2009-3873, CVE-2009-3876, CVE-2009-3877, CVE-2009-3879, CVE-2009-3880, CVE-2009-3881, CVE-2009-3882, CVE-2009-3883, CVE-2009-3884)

Note: This is the final update for the java-1.5.0-sun packages, as the Sun Java SE Release family 5.0 has now reached End of Service Life. An alternative to Sun Java SE 5.0 is the Java 2 Technology Edition of the IBM Developer Kit for Linux, which is available from the Satellite 5.1 channels on the Red Hat Network.

For a long term solution, Red Hat advises users to switch from Sun Java SE 5.0 to the Java 2 Technology Edition of the IBM Developer Kit for Linux. Refer to the Solution section for instructions.

Users of Red Hat Network Satellite Server 5.1 are advised to upgrade to these updated java-1.5.0-sun packages, which resolve these issues.
All running instances of Sun Java must be restarted for the update to take effect.

Solution

Update the affected java-1.5.0-sun and / or java-1.5.0-sun-devel packages.

See Also

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2006-2426

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2008-2086

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-1093

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-1094

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-1095

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-1096

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-1098

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-1099

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-1100

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-1103

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-1104

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-1107

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2009-2409

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-2009-3728

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

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/errata/RHSA-2009:1662

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 53539

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2009-1662.nasl

Version: 1.24

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/04/23

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/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-devel, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux: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: 2009/12/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2006/05/17

Exploitable With

Metasploit (Sun Java JRE AWT setDiffICM Buffer Overflow)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-2426, CVE-2008-2086, CVE-2009-1093, CVE-2009-1094, CVE-2009-1095, CVE-2009-1096, CVE-2009-1097, CVE-2009-1098, CVE-2009-1099, CVE-2009-1100, CVE-2009-1103, CVE-2009-1104, CVE-2009-1107, CVE-2009-2409, 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-2009-3403, CVE-2009-3728, CVE-2009-3873, 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-2010-0079

BID: 32620, 34240, 35922, 35939, 35943, 35944, 35946, 35958, 36881

RHSA: 2009:1662

CWE: 16, 22, 94, 119, 189, 200, 264, 310, 399