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Debian: 2507-1: openjdk-6: Multiple vulnerabilities Print E-mail
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Debian Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenJDK, an implementation of the Oracle Java platform. CVE-2012-1711 CVE-2012-1719 [More...]
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2507-1                                 Moritz Muehlenhoff
July 04, 2012                
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Package        : openjdk-6
Vulnerability  : several
Problem type   : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CVE-2012-1711 CVE-2012-1713 CVE-2012-1716 CVE-2012-1717 
                 CVE-2012-1718 CVE-2012-1719 CVE-2012-1723 CVE-2012-1724

Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenJDK, an 
implementation of the Oracle Java platform.

CVE-2012-1711 CVE-2012-1719
   Multiple errors in the CORBA implementation could lead to
   breakouts of the Java sandbox   


   Missing input sanitising in the font manager could lead to
   the execution of arbitrary code.

   The SynthLookAndFeel Swing class could be abused to break
   out of the Java sandbox.


   Several temporary files were created insecurely, resulting in
   local information disclosure.


   Certificate revocation lists were incorrectly implemented.

CVE-2012-1723 CVE-2012-1725

   Validation errors in the bytecode verifier of the Hotspot VM
   could lead to breakouts of the Java sandbox.


   Missing input sanitising in the XML parser could lead to denial
   of service through an infinite loop.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
version 6b18-1.8.13-0+squeeze2.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 6b24-1.11.3-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your openjdk-6 packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at:

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