Debian DSA-2507-1 : openjdk-6 - several vulnerabilities
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 59839
The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenJDK, an implementation of the Oracle Java platform. - CVE-2012-1711 CVE-2012-1719 Multiple errors in the CORBA implementation could lead to breakouts of the Java sandbox. - CVE-2012-1713 Missing input sanitising in the font manager could lead to the execution of arbitrary code. - CVE-2012-1716 The SynthLookAndFeel Swing class could be abused to break out of the Java sandbox. - CVE-2012-1717 Several temporary files were created insecurely, resulting in local information disclosure. - CVE-2012-1718 Certificate revocation lists were incorrectly implemented. - CVE-2012-1723 CVE-2012-1725 Validation errors in the bytecode verifier of the Hotspot VM could lead to breakouts of the Java sandbox. - CVE-2012-1724 Missing input sanitising in the XML parser could lead to denial of service through an infinite loop.
Upgrade the openjdk-6 packages. For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 6b18-1.8.13-0+squeeze2.