RHEL 5 / 6 : java-1.6.0-ibm (RHSA-2014:0508)

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Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

Updated java-1.6.0-ibm packages that fix several security issues are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6 Supplementary.

The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having Critical security impact. Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base scores, which give detailed severity ratings, are available for each vulnerability from the CVE links in the References section.

IBM Java SE version 6 includes the IBM Java Runtime Environment and the IBM Java Software Development Kit.

This update fixes several vulnerabilities in the IBM Java Runtime Environment and the IBM Java Software Development Kit. Detailed vulnerability descriptions are linked from the IBM Security alerts page, listed in the References section. (CVE-2014-0457, CVE-2014-2421, CVE-2014-0429, CVE-2014-0461, CVE-2014-2428, CVE-2014-0446, CVE-2014-0452, CVE-2014-0451, CVE-2014-2423, CVE-2014-2427, CVE-2014-0458, CVE-2014-2414, CVE-2014-2412, CVE-2014-2409, CVE-2014-0460, CVE-2013-6954, CVE-2013-6629, CVE-2014-2401, CVE-2014-0449, CVE-2014-0453, CVE-2014-2398, CVE-2014-1876, CVE-2014-2420)

All users of java-1.6.0-ibm are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, containing the IBM Java SE 6 SR16 release. All running instances of IBM Java must be restarted for the update to take effect.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

https://developer.ibm.com/javasdk/support/security-vulnerabilities/

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014:0508

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2013-6629

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-0429

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-2414

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-2412

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-2398

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-0457

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-0453

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-0452

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-0451

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-0458

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-2427

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-2421

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-2423

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-1876

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-0446

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-0460

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-0461

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-2428

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-2420

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-2401

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-2409

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2013-6954

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-0449

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-0878

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 74031

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2014-0508.nasl

Version: 1.21

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/16/2014

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.5

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.6.0-ibm, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.6.0-ibm-accessibility, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.6.0-ibm-demo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.6.0-ibm-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.6.0-ibm-javacomm, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.6.0-ibm-jdbc, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.6.0-ibm-plugin, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.6.0-ibm-src, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:5, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6.5, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6.6

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/15/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/18/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-6629, CVE-2013-6954, CVE-2014-0429, CVE-2014-0446, CVE-2014-0449, CVE-2014-0451, CVE-2014-0452, CVE-2014-0453, CVE-2014-0457, CVE-2014-0458, CVE-2014-0460, CVE-2014-0461, CVE-2014-0878, CVE-2014-1876, CVE-2014-2398, CVE-2014-2401, CVE-2014-2409, CVE-2014-2412, CVE-2014-2414, CVE-2014-2420, CVE-2014-2421, CVE-2014-2423, CVE-2014-2427, CVE-2014-2428

BID: 63676, 64493, 65568, 66856, 66866, 66870, 66873, 66879, 66881, 66883, 66887, 66891, 66894, 66902, 66903, 66907, 66909, 66911, 66914, 66915, 66916, 66919, 66920

RHSA: 2014:0508