RHEL 4 / 5 / 6 : java-1.6.0-ibm (RHSA-2012:0034) (BEAST)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 57595
SynopsisThe remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionUpdated java-1.6.0-ibm packages that fix several security issues are
now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Extras, and Red Hat
Enterprise Linux 5 and 6 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 IBM Java SE version 6 release includes the IBM Java 6 Runtime
Environment and the IBM Java 6 Software Development Kit.
This update fixes several vulnerabilities in the IBM Java 6 Runtime
Environment and the IBM Java 6 Software Development Kit. Detailed
vulnerability descriptions are linked from the IBM 'Security alerts'
page, listed in the References section. (CVE-2011-3389, CVE-2011-3516,
CVE-2011-3521, CVE-2011-3544, CVE-2011-3545, CVE-2011-3546,
CVE-2011-3547, CVE-2011-3548, CVE-2011-3549, CVE-2011-3550,
CVE-2011-3551, CVE-2011-3552, CVE-2011-3553, CVE-2011-3554,
CVE-2011-3556, CVE-2011-3557, CVE-2011-3560, CVE-2011-3561)
All users of java-1.6.0-ibm are advised to upgrade to these updated
packages, containing the IBM Java 6 SR10 release. All running
instances of IBM Java must be restarted for the update to take effect.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.