Ubuntu 12.04 LTS / 12.10 / 13.04 : icedtea-web update (USN-1907-2)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 68926

Synopsis

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.

Description

USN-1907-1 fixed vulnerabilities in OpenJDK 7. Due to upstream changes, IcedTea Web needed an update to work with the new OpenJDK 7.

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to information disclosure and data integrity. An attacker could exploit these to expose sensitive data over the network. (CVE-2013-1500, CVE-2013-2454, CVE-2013-2458)

A vulnerability was discovered in the OpenJDK Javadoc related to data integrity. (CVE-2013-1571)

A vulnerability was discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to information disclosure and availability. An attacker could exploit this to cause a denial of service or expose sensitive data over the network. (CVE-2013-2407)

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to information disclosure. An attacker could exploit these to expose sensitive data over the network.
(CVE-2013-2412, CVE-2013-2443, CVE-2013-2446, CVE-2013-2447, CVE-2013-2449, CVE-2013-2452, CVE-2013-2456)

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to availability. An attacker could exploit these to cause a denial of service. (CVE-2013-2444, CVE-2013-2445, CVE-2013-2450)

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to information disclosure, data integrity and availability. An attacker could exploit these to cause a denial of service or expose sensitive data over the network.
(CVE-2013-2448, CVE-2013-2451, CVE-2013-2459, CVE-2013-2460, CVE-2013-2461, CVE-2013-2463, CVE-2013-2465, CVE-2013-2469, CVE-2013-2470, CVE-2013-2471, CVE-2013-2472, CVE-2013-2473)

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to data integrity. (CVE-2013-2453, CVE-2013-2455, CVE-2013-2457).

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

Solution

Update the affected icedtea-netx package.

See Also

https://usn.ubuntu.com/1907-2/

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 68926

File Name: ubuntu_USN-1907-2.nasl

Version: 1.20

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/17/2013

Updated: 3/29/2022

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.7

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:canonical:ubuntu_linux:icedtea-netx, cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:12.04:-:lts, cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:12.10, cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:13.04

Required KB Items: Host/cpu, Host/Ubuntu, Host/Ubuntu/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/16/2013

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/18/2013

CISA Known Exploited Dates: 4/18/2022

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Metasploit (Java storeImageArray() Invalid Array Indexing Vulnerability)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1500, CVE-2013-1571, CVE-2013-2407, CVE-2013-2412, CVE-2013-2443, CVE-2013-2444, CVE-2013-2445, CVE-2013-2446, CVE-2013-2447, CVE-2013-2448, CVE-2013-2449, CVE-2013-2450, CVE-2013-2451, CVE-2013-2452, CVE-2013-2453, CVE-2013-2454, CVE-2013-2455, CVE-2013-2456, CVE-2013-2457, CVE-2013-2458, CVE-2013-2459, CVE-2013-2460, CVE-2013-2461, CVE-2013-2463, CVE-2013-2465, CVE-2013-2469, CVE-2013-2470, CVE-2013-2471, CVE-2013-2472, CVE-2013-2473

USN: 1907-2