Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : java-1.6.0-openjdk (MDVSA-2012:169)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 62794


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


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

- S6631398, CVE-2012-3216: FilePermission improved path checking

- S7093490: adjust package access in rmiregistry

- S7143535, CVE-2012-5068: ScriptEngine corrected permissions

- S7167656, CVE-2012-5077: Multiple Seeders are being created

- S7169884, CVE-2012-5073: LogManager checks do not work correctly for sub-types

- S7169888, CVE-2012-5075: Narrowing resource definitions in JMX RMI connector

- S7172522, CVE-2012-5072: Improve DomainCombiner checking

- S7186286, CVE-2012-5081: TLS implementation to better adhere to RFC

- S7189103, CVE-2012-5069: Executors needs to maintain state

- S7189490: More improvements to DomainCombiner checking

- S7189567, CVE-2012-5085: java net obselete protocol

- S7192975, CVE-2012-5071: Conditional usage check is wrong

- S7195194, CVE-2012-5084: Better data validation for Swing

- S7195917, CVE-2012-5086: XMLDecoder parsing at close-time should be improved

- S7195919, CVE-2012-5979: (sl) ServiceLoader can throw CCE without needing to create instance

- S7198296, CVE-2012-5089: Refactor classloader usage

- S7158800: Improve storage of symbol tables

- S7158801: Improve VM CompileOnly option

- S7158804: Improve config file parsing

- S7176337: Additional changes needed for 7158801 fix

- S7198606, CVE-2012-4416: Improve VM optimization

The updated packages provides icedtea6-1.11.5 which is not vulnerable to these issues.


Update the affected packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 62794

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2012-169.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Published: 2012/11/02

Modified: 2016/05/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC: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: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: 2012/11/01

Reference Information

CVE: 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-2012-5084, CVE-2012-5085, CVE-2012-5086, CVE-2012-5089

BID: 55501, 56039, 56058, 56059, 56061, 56063, 56065, 56067, 56071, 56075, 56076, 56080, 56081, 56083

MDVSA: 2012:169