Fedora 17 : java-1.7.0-openjdk- (2013-2209)

High Nessus Plugin ID 64550


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


The update contains the following 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

This update backs out two of the recent security fixes (664509 and 7201064) that caused severe regressions. This update backs out two of the recent security fixes (664509 and 7201064) that caused severe regressions.

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-1.7.0-openjdk package.

See Also


Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 64550

File Name: fedora_2013-2209.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/02/11

Modified: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:java-1.7.0-openjdk, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:17

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

Patch Publication Date: 2013/02/09

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2013-2209