RHEL 5 / 6 : java-1.6.0-ibm (RHSA-2012:1466) (ROBOT)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 62931
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Synopsis

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

Description

Updated java-1.6.0-ibm 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.

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

This update fixes several vulnerabilities in the IBM Java Runtime Environment and the IBM Java Software Development Kit. Detailed vulnerability descriptions are linked from the IBM Security alerts page, listed in the References section. (CVE-2012-0547, CVE-2012-1531, CVE-2012-1532, CVE-2012-1533, CVE-2012-1682, CVE-2012-3143, CVE-2012-3159, CVE-2012-3216, CVE-2012-4820, CVE-2012-4822, CVE-2012-4823, CVE-2012-5068, CVE-2012-5069, CVE-2012-5071, CVE-2012-5072, CVE-2012-5073, CVE-2012-5075, CVE-2012-5079, CVE-2012-5081, CVE-2012-5083, CVE-2012-5084, CVE-2012-5089)

All users of java-1.6.0-ibm are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, containing the IBM Java SE 6 SR12 release. All running instances of IBM Java must be restarted for the update to take effect.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

https://developer.ibm.com/javasdk/support/security-vulnerabilities/

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012:1466

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-0547

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-1682

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-5084

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-5079

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-5081

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-5069

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-5068

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-3216

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-5071

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-5072

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-5073

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-5089

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-5075

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-3159

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-3143

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-1531

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-1533

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-1532

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-5083

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-4820

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-4822

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-4823

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2013-1475

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 62931

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2012-1466.nasl

Version: 1.32

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/16/2012

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-ibm, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.6.0-ibm-accessibility, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.6.0-ibm-demo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.6.0-ibm-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.6.0-ibm-javacomm, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.6.0-ibm-jdbc, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.6.0-ibm-plugin, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.6.0-ibm-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: 11/15/2012

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/30/2012

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-2012-1682, CVE-2012-3143, CVE-2012-3159, CVE-2012-3216, CVE-2012-4820, CVE-2012-4822, CVE-2012-4823, CVE-2012-5068, CVE-2012-5069, CVE-2012-5071, CVE-2012-5072, CVE-2012-5073, CVE-2012-5075, CVE-2012-5079, CVE-2012-5081, CVE-2012-5083, CVE-2012-5084, CVE-2012-5089, CVE-2013-1475

BID: 53951, 55336, 55339, 55495, 56025, 56033, 56039, 56043, 56046, 56051, 56054, 56055, 56056, 56057, 56058, 56059, 56061, 56063, 56065, 56070, 56071, 56072, 56075, 56079, 56080, 56081, 56082, 56083

RHSA: 2012:1466