RHEL 5 : java-1.4.2-ibm (RHSA-2012:0006)

high Nessus Plugin ID 57464

Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates for java-1.4.2-ibm.

Description

The remote Redhat Enterprise Linux 5 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the RHSA-2012:0006 advisory.

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

- Oracle/IBM JDK: unspecified vulnerability fixed in 6u29 (Sound) (CVE-2011-3545)

- OpenJDK: InputStream skip() information leak (Networking/IO, 7000600) (CVE-2011-3547)

- OpenJDK: mutable static AWTKeyStroke.ctor (AWT, 7019773) (CVE-2011-3548)

- Oracle/IBM JDK: unspecified vulnerability fixed in 6u29 (Swing) (CVE-2011-3549)

- OpenJDK: excessive default UDP socket limit under SecurityManager (Networking, 7032417) (CVE-2011-3552)

- OpenJDK: RMI DGC server remote code execution (RMI, 7077466) (CVE-2011-3556)

- OpenJDK: RMI registry privileged code execution (RMI, 7083012) (CVE-2011-3557)

- OpenJDK: missing checkSetFactory calls in HttpsURLConnection (JSSE, 7096936) (CVE-2011-3560)

Note that Nessus has not tested for these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Update the RHEL java-1.4.2-ibm package based on the guidance in RHSA-2012:0006.

See Also

http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/java/jdk/alerts/

http://www.nessus.org/u?8f150397

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012:0006

https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#critical

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=737506

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=745379

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=745387

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=745397

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=745459

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=745464

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=745473

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=747191

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=747198

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 57464

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2012-0006.nasl

Version: 1.31

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/10/2012

Updated: 4/27/2024

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.0

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2011-3549

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 7.2

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:H/RL:O/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2011-3389

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.4.2-ibm, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.4.2-ibm-demo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.4.2-ibm-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.4.2-ibm-javacomm, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.4.2-ibm-jdbc, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.4.2-ibm-plugin, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.4.2-ibm-src, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:5

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: 1/9/2012

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/6/2011

Exploitable With

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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3389, CVE-2011-3545, CVE-2011-3547, CVE-2011-3548, CVE-2011-3549, CVE-2011-3552, CVE-2011-3556, CVE-2011-3557, CVE-2011-3560

BID: 49388, 49778, 50211, 50220, 50223, 50231, 50234, 50236, 50243, 50248

RHSA: 2012:0006