RHEL 5 / 6 / 7 : java-1.7.0-oracle (RHSA-2014:1657)

High Nessus Plugin ID 79056

Synopsis

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

Description

Updated java-1.7.0-oracle packages that fix several security issues are now available for Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, 6, and 7.

Red Hat Product Security 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.

Oracle Java SE version 7 includes the Oracle Java Runtime Environment and the Oracle Java Software Development Kit.

This update fixes several vulnerabilities in the Oracle Java Runtime Environment and the Oracle Java Software Development Kit. Further information about these flaws can be found on the Oracle Java SE Critical Patch Update Advisory page, listed in the References section.
(CVE-2014-4288, CVE-2014-6456, CVE-2014-6457, CVE-2014-6458, CVE-2014-6476, CVE-2014-6492, CVE-2014-6493, CVE-2014-6502, CVE-2014-6503, CVE-2014-6504, CVE-2014-6506, CVE-2014-6511, CVE-2014-6512, CVE-2014-6515, CVE-2014-6517, CVE-2014-6519, CVE-2014-6527, CVE-2014-6531, CVE-2014-6532, CVE-2014-6558)

The CVE-2014-6512 issue was discovered by Florian Weimer of Red Hat Product Security.

All users of java-1.7.0-oracle are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which provide Oracle Java 7 Update 72 and resolve these issues. All running instances of Oracle Java must be restarted for the update to take effect.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-4288

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-6456

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-6457

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-6458

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-6476

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-6492

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-6493

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-6502

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-6503

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-6504

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-6506

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-6511

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-6512

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-6515

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-6517

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-6519

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-6527

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-6531

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-6532

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-6558

http://www.nessus.org/u?3421cbe7

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014:1657

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 79056

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2014-1657.nasl

Version: 1.16

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/11/08

Updated: 2018/12/07

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.7.0-oracle, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.7.0-oracle-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.7.0-oracle-javafx, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.7.0-oracle-jdbc, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.7.0-oracle-plugin, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.7.0-oracle-src, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:5, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7

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: 2014/10/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-4288, CVE-2014-6456, CVE-2014-6457, CVE-2014-6458, CVE-2014-6476, CVE-2014-6492, CVE-2014-6493, CVE-2014-6502, CVE-2014-6503, CVE-2014-6504, CVE-2014-6506, CVE-2014-6511, CVE-2014-6512, CVE-2014-6515, CVE-2014-6517, CVE-2014-6519, CVE-2014-6527, CVE-2014-6531, CVE-2014-6532, CVE-2014-6558

RHSA: 2014:1657