Fedora 16 : java-1.6.0-openjdk- (2013-1898)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 64478


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Rewritten java-1.6.0-openjdk-java-access-bridge-security.patch

- Updated to icedtea6 1.11.6

- Security fixes

- S6563318, CVE-2013-0424: RMI data sanitization

- S6664509, CVE-2013-0425: Add logging context

- S6664528, CVE-2013-0426: Find log level matching its name or value given at construction time

- S6776941: CVE-2013-0427: Improve thread pool shutdown

- S7141694, CVE-2013-0429: Improving CORBA internals

- S7173145: Improve in-memory representation of splashscreens

- S7186945: Unpack200 improvement

- S7186946: Refine unpacker resource usage

- S7186948: Improve Swing data validation

- S7186952, CVE-2013-0432: Improve clipboard access

- S7186954: Improve connection performance

- S7186957: Improve Pack200 data validation

- S7192392, CVE-2013-0443: Better validation of client keys

- S7192393, CVE-2013-0440: Better Checking of order of TLS Messages

- S7192977, CVE-2013-0442: Issue in toolkit thread

- S7197546, CVE-2013-0428: (proxy) Reflect about creating reflective proxies

- S7200491: Tighten up JTable layout code

- S7200500: Launcher better input validation

- S7201064: Better dialogue checking

- S7201066, CVE-2013-0441: Change modifiers on unused fields

- S7201068, CVE-2013-0435: Better handling of UI elements

- S7201070: Serialization to conform to protocol

- S7201071, CVE-2013-0433: InetSocketAddress serialization issue

- S8000210: Improve JarFile code quality

- S8000537, CVE-2013-0450: Contextualize RequiredModelMBean class

- S8000540, CVE-2013-1475: Improve IIOP type reuse management

- S8000631, CVE-2013-1476: Restrict access to class constructor

- S8001235, CVE-2013-0434: Improve JAXP HTTP handling

- S8001242: Improve RMI HTTP conformance

- S8001307: Modify ACC_SUPER behavior

- S8001972, CVE-2013-1478: Improve image processing

- S8002325, CVE-2013-1480: Improve management of images

- Backports

- S7010849: 5/5 Extraneous javac source/target options when building sa-jdi

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected java-1.6.0-openjdk package.

See Also


Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 64478

File Name: fedora_2013-1898.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/02/06

Modified: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:java-1.6.0-openjdk, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:16

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/02/03

Reference Information

BID: 57686, 57687, 57691, 57692, 57694, 57696, 57702, 57703, 57709, 57710, 57711, 57712, 57713, 57715, 57724, 57727, 57729, 57730

FEDORA: 2013-1898