RHEL 5 / 6 : java-1.4.2-ibm-sap (RHSA-2012:1332)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 78936

Synopsis

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

Description

Updated java-1.4.2-ibm-sap packages that fix several security issues are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6 for SAP.

The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having moderate 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 J2SE version 1.4.2 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-2012-1713, CVE-2012-1717, CVE-2012-1718, CVE-2012-1719)

All users of java-1.4.2-ibm-sap are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which contain the IBM J2SE 1.4.2 SR13-FP13 release.
All running instances of IBM Java must be restarted for this 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-2012:1332

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-1719

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-1718

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-1717

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-1713

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 78936

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2012-1332.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/11/08

Updated: 2018/12/20

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:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.4.2-ibm-sap, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.4.2-ibm-sap-demo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.4.2-ibm-sap-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.4.2-ibm-sap-javacomm, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.4.2-ibm-sap-src, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:5, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/10/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-1713, CVE-2012-1717, CVE-2012-1718, CVE-2012-1719

BID: 53946, 53950, 53951, 53952

RHSA: 2012:1332