Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : java-1.7.0-openjdk (MDVSA-2014:011)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 72055

Synopsis

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

Multiple vulnerabilities has been discovered and corrected in java-1.7.0-openjdk :

An input validation flaw was discovered in the font layout engine in the 2D component. A specially crafted font file could trigger Java Virtual Machine memory corruption when processed. An untrusted Java application or applet could possibly use this flaw to bypass Java sandbox restrictions (CVE-2013-5907).

Multiple improper permission check issues were discovered in the CORBA, JNDI, and Libraries components in OpenJDK. An untrusted Java application or applet could use these flaws to bypass Java sandbox restrictions (CVE-2014-0428, CVE-2014-0422, CVE-2013-5893).

Multiple improper permission check issues were discovered in the Serviceability, Security, CORBA, JAAS, JAXP, and Networking components in OpenJDK. An untrusted Java application or applet could use these flaws to bypass certain Java sandbox restrictions (CVE-2014-0373, CVE-2013-5878, CVE-2013-5910, CVE-2013-5896, CVE-2013-5884, CVE-2014-0416, CVE-2014-0376, CVE-2014-0368).

It was discovered that the Beans component did not restrict processing of XML external entities. This flaw could cause a Java application using Beans to leak sensitive information, or affect application availability (CVE-2014-0423).

It was discovered that the JSSE component could leak timing information during the TLS/SSL handshake. This could possibly lead to disclosure of information about the used encryption keys (CVE-2014-0411).

The updated packages provides a solution for these security issues.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?3c8576e2

http://www.nessus.org/u?17c46362

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014:0026

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 72055

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2014-011.nasl

Version: 1.13

Type: local

Published: 2014/01/21

Updated: 2019/08/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

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:mandriva:linux:java-1.7.0-openjdk, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:java-1.7.0-openjdk-accessibility, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:java-1.7.0-openjdk-demo, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:java-1.7.0-openjdk-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:java-1.7.0-openjdk-headless, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:java-1.7.0-openjdk-javadoc, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:java-1.7.0-openjdk-src, cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:1

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/01/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-5878, CVE-2013-5884, CVE-2013-5893, CVE-2013-5896, CVE-2013-5907, CVE-2013-5910, CVE-2014-0368, CVE-2014-0373, CVE-2014-0376, CVE-2014-0411, CVE-2014-0416, CVE-2014-0422, CVE-2014-0423, CVE-2014-0428

BID: 64863, 64894, 64907, 64914, 64918, 64921, 64922, 64924, 64926, 64927, 64930, 64933, 64935, 64937

MDVSA: 2014:011