Fedora 16 : java-1.6.0-openjdk- (2011-15020) (BEAST)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 56719
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VPR Score: 9.6


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Update to latest upstream bugfix release

- Security fixes

- S7000600, CVE-2011-3547: InputStream skip() information leak

- S7019773, CVE-2011-3548: mutable static AWTKeyStroke.ctor

- S7023640, CVE-2011-3551: Java2D TransformHelper integer overflow

- S7032417, CVE-2011-3552: excessive default UDP socket limit under SecurityManager

- S7046794, CVE-2011-3553: JAX-WS stack-traces information leak

- S7046823, CVE-2011-3544: missing SecurityManager checks in scripting engine

- S7055902, CVE-2011-3521: IIOP deserialization code execution

- S7057857, CVE-2011-3554: insufficient pack200 JAR files uncompress error checks

- S7064341, CVE-2011-3389: HTTPS: block-wise chosen-plaintext attack against SSL/TLS (BEAST)

- S7070134, CVE-2011-3558: HotSpot crashes with sigsegv from PorterStemmer

- S7077466, CVE-2011-3556: RMI DGC server remote code execution

- S7083012, CVE-2011-3557: RMI registry privileged code execution

- S7096936, CVE-2011-3560: missing checkSetFactory calls in HttpsURLConnection

- Bug fixes

- RH727195: Japanese font mappings are broken

- Backports

- S6826104, RH730015: Getting a NullPointer exception when clicked on Application & Toolkit Modal dialog

- Zero/Shark

- PR690: Shark fails to JIT using hs20.

- PR696: Zero fails to handle fast_aldc and fast_aldc_w in hs20.

- Added Patch6 as (probably temporally) solution for S7103224 for buildability on newest glibc libraries.

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.


Update the affected java-1.6.0-openjdk package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 56719

File Name: fedora_2011-15020.nasl

Version: 1.24

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/7/2011

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

VPR Score: 9.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:java-1.6.0-openjdk, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:16

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/28/2011

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Metasploit (Java RMI Server Insecure Default Configuration Java Code Execution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3389, CVE-2011-3521, CVE-2011-3544, CVE-2011-3547, CVE-2011-3548, CVE-2011-3551, CVE-2011-3552, CVE-2011-3553, CVE-2011-3554, CVE-2011-3556, CVE-2011-3557, CVE-2011-3558, CVE-2011-3560

BID: 49778, 50211, 50215, 50216, 50218, 50224, 50231, 50234, 50236, 50242, 50243, 50246, 50248

FEDORA: 2011-15020