Scientific Linux Security Update : java (jdk 1.6.0) on SL4.x, SL5.x i386/x86_64

critical Nessus Plugin ID 60645
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Synopsis

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

Description

CVE-2009-0217 xmlsec1, mono, xml-security-c, xml-security-1.3.0-1jpp.ep1.*: XMLDsig HMAC-based signatures spoofing and authentication bypass

CVE-2009-2670 OpenJDK Untrusted applet System properties access (6738524)

CVE-2009-2671 CVE-2009-2672 OpenJDK Proxy mechanism information leaks (6801071)

CVE-2009-2673 OpenJDK proxy mechanism allows non-authorized socket connections (6801497)

CVE-2009-2674 Java Web Start Buffer JPEG processing integer overflow (6823373)

CVE-2009-2675 Java Web Start Buffer unpack200 processing integer overflow (6830335)

CVE-2009-2625 OpenJDK XML parsing Denial-Of-Service (6845701)

CVE-2009-2475 OpenJDK information leaks in mutable variables (6588003,6656586,6656610,6656625,6657133,6657619,6657625,6657695,66600 49,6660539,6813167)

CVE-2009-2476 OpenJDK OpenType checks can be bypassed (6736293)

CVE-2009-2690 OpenJDK private variable information disclosure (6777487)

CVE-2009-2676 JRE applet launcher vulnerability

All running instances of Sun Java must be restarted for the update to take effect.

Solution

Update the affected java-1.6.0-sun-compat and / or jdk packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?66507316

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 60645

File Name: sl_20090824_java__jdk_1_6_0__on_SL4_x.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/1/2012

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 8/24/2009

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/14/2009

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0217, CVE-2009-2475, CVE-2009-2476, CVE-2009-2625, CVE-2009-2670, CVE-2009-2671, CVE-2009-2672, CVE-2009-2673, CVE-2009-2674, CVE-2009-2675, CVE-2009-2676, CVE-2009-2690

CWE: 200, 264