Amazon Linux AMI : java-1.7.0-openjdk (ALAS-2013-162)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 69721
SynopsisThe remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
DescriptionMultiple improper permission check issues were discovered in the JMX and Libraries components in OpenJDK. An untrusted Java application or applet could use these flaws to bypass Java sandbox restrictions.
(CVE-2013-1486 , CVE-2013-1484)
An improper permission check issue was discovered in the Libraries component in OpenJDK. An untrusted Java application or applet could use this flaw to bypass certain Java sandbox restrictions.
It was discovered that OpenJDK leaked timing information when decrypting TLS/SSL protocol encrypted records when CBC-mode cipher suites were used. A remote attacker could possibly use this flaw to retrieve plain text from the encrypted packets by using a TLS/SSL server as a padding oracle. (CVE-2013-0169)
SolutionRun 'yum update java-1.7.0-openjdk' to update your system.