Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : java-1.6.0-openjdk (MDVSA-2012:021)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 58026


The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


Multiple security issues were identified and fixed in OpenJDK (icedtea6) :

Fix issues in java sound (CVE-2011-3563).

Fix in AtomicReferenceArray (CVE-2011-3571).

Add property to limit number of request headers to the HTTP Server (CVE-2011-5035).

Incorect checking for graphics rendering object (CVE-2012-0497).

Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via unknown vectors (CVE-2012-0498. CVE-2012-0499, CVE-2012-0500).

Better input parameter checking in zip file processing (CVE-2012-0501).

Issues with some KeyboardFocusManager method (CVE-2012-0502).

Issues with TimeZone class (CVE-2012-0503).

Enhance exception throwing mechanism in ObjectStreamClass (CVE-2012-0505).

Issues with some method in corba (CVE-2012-0506).

The updated packages provides icedtea6-1.10.6 which is not vulnerable to these issues.


Update the affected packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 58026

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2012-021.nasl

Version: 1.25

Type: local

Published: 2/20/2012

Updated: 1/6/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.5


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:java-1.6.0-openjdk, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:java-1.6.0-openjdk-demo, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:java-1.6.0-openjdk-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:java-1.6.0-openjdk-javadoc, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:java-1.6.0-openjdk-src, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2010.1, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2011

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/17/2012

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Metasploit (Sun Java Web Start Plugin Command Line Argument Injection)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3563, CVE-2011-3571, CVE-2011-5035, CVE-2012-0497, CVE-2012-0498, CVE-2012-0499, CVE-2012-0500, CVE-2012-0501, CVE-2012-0502, CVE-2012-0503, CVE-2012-0505, CVE-2012-0506

BID: 51194, 51467, 52009, 52011, 52012, 52013, 52014, 52015, 52016, 52017, 52018, 52019

MDVSA: 2012:021