Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : jython (MDVSA-2015:158)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 82411


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


Updated jython packages fix security vulnerability :

There are serveral problems with the way Jython creates class cache files, potentially leading to arbitrary code execution or information disclosure (CVE-2013-2027).


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 82411

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2015-158.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/03/30

Modified: 2015/03/30

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:jython, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:jython-demo, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:jython-javadoc, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:jython-manual, cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/03/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-2027

MDVSA: 2015:158