RHEL 5 / 6 : java-1.6.0-sun (RHSA-2012:1392)

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Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

Updated java-1.6.0-sun packages that fix several security issues are now available for 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.

Oracle Java SE version 6 includes the Oracle Java Runtime Environment and the Oracle Java Software Development Kit.

This update fixes several vulnerabilities in the Oracle Java Runtime Environment and the Oracle Java Software Development Kit. Further information about these flaws can be found on the Oracle Java SE Critical Patch Update Advisory and Oracle Security Alert pages, listed in the References section. (CVE-2012-0547, CVE-2012-1531, CVE-2012-1532, CVE-2012-1533, CVE-2012-3143, CVE-2012-3159, CVE-2012-3216, CVE-2012-4416, CVE-2012-5068, CVE-2012-5069, CVE-2012-5071, CVE-2012-5072, CVE-2012-5073, CVE-2012-5075, CVE-2012-5077, CVE-2012-5079, CVE-2012-5081, CVE-2012-5083, CVE-2012-5084, CVE-2012-5085, CVE-2012-5086, CVE-2012-5089)

All users of java-1.6.0-sun are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which provide Oracle Java 6 Update 37. All running instances of Oracle Java must be restarted for the update to take effect.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-0547.html

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-1531.html

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-1532.html

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-1533.html

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-3143.html

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-3159.html

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-3216.html

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-4416.html

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-5068.html

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-5069.html

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-5071.html

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-5072.html

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-5073.html

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-5075.html

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-5077.html

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-5079.html

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-5081.html

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-5083.html

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-5084.html

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-5085.html

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-5086.html

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-5089.html

http://www.nessus.org/u?b0eb44d4

http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1392.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 62636

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2012-1392.nasl

Version: 1.26

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/19/2012

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.6.0-sun, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.6.0-sun-demo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.6.0-sun-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.6.0-sun-jdbc, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.6.0-sun-plugin, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.6.0-sun-src, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:5, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6.3

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: 10/18/2012

Exploitable With

Metasploit (Sun Java Web Start Double Quote Injection)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0547, CVE-2012-1531, CVE-2012-1532, CVE-2012-1533, CVE-2012-3143, CVE-2012-3159, CVE-2012-3216, CVE-2012-4416, CVE-2012-5068, CVE-2012-5069, CVE-2012-5071, CVE-2012-5072, CVE-2012-5073, CVE-2012-5075, CVE-2012-5077, CVE-2012-5079, CVE-2012-5081, CVE-2012-5083, CVE-2012-5084, CVE-2012-5085, CVE-2012-5086, CVE-2012-5089

RHSA: 2012:1392