Debian DSA-3504-1 : bsh - security update
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 89694
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionAlvaro Munoz and Christian Schneider discovered that BeanShell, an embeddable Java source interpreter, could be leveraged to execute arbitrary commands: applications including BeanShell in their classpath are vulnerable to this flaw if they deserialize data from an untrusted source.
SolutionUpgrade the bsh packages.
For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 2.0b4-12+deb7u1.
For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 2.0b4-15+deb8u1.