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Ubuntu: 1908-1: OpenJDK 6 vulnerabilities Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Ubuntu Several security issues were fixed in OpenJDK 6.
==========================================================================
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-1908-1
July 23, 2013

openjdk-6 vulnerabilities
==========================================================================

A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:

- Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
- Ubuntu 10.04 LTS

Summary:

Several security issues were fixed in OpenJDK 6.

Software Description:
- openjdk-6: Open Source Java implementation

Details:

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to
information disclosure and data integrity. An attacker could exploit these
to expose sensitive data over the network. (CVE-2013-1500, CVE-2013-2454,
CVE-2013-2458)

A vulnerability was discovered in the OpenJDK Javadoc related to data
integrity. (CVE-2013-1571)

A vulnerability was discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to information
disclosure and availability. An attacker could exploit this to cause a
denial of service or expose sensitive data over the network.
(CVE-2013-2407)

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to
information disclosure. An attacker could exploit these to expose sensitive
data over the network. (CVE-2013-2412, CVE-2013-2443, CVE-2013-2446,
CVE-2013-2447, CVE-2013-2449, CVE-2013-2452, CVE-2013-2456)

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to
availability. An attacker could exploit these to cause a denial of service.
(CVE-2013-2444, CVE-2013-2445, CVE-2013-2450)

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to
information disclosure, data integrity and availability. An attacker could
exploit these to cause a denial of service or expose sensitive data over
the network. (CVE-2013-2448, CVE-2013-2451, CVE-2013-2459, CVE-2013-2461,
CVE-2013-2463, CVE-2013-2465, CVE-2013-2469, CVE-2013-2470, CVE-2013-2471,
CVE-2013-2472, CVE-2013-2473, CVE-2013-3743)

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to data
integrity. (CVE-2013-2453, CVE-2013-2455, CVE-2013-2457)

Update instructions:

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
package versions:

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS:
  icedtea-6-jre-cacao             6b27-1.12.6-1ubuntu0.12.04.2
  icedtea-6-jre-jamvm             6b27-1.12.6-1ubuntu0.12.04.2
  openjdk-6-doc                   6b27-1.12.6-1ubuntu0.12.04.2
  openjdk-6-jre                   6b27-1.12.6-1ubuntu0.12.04.2
  openjdk-6-jre-headless          6b27-1.12.6-1ubuntu0.12.04.2
  openjdk-6-jre-lib               6b27-1.12.6-1ubuntu0.12.04.2
  openjdk-6-jre-zero              6b27-1.12.6-1ubuntu0.12.04.2

Ubuntu 10.04 LTS:
  icedtea-6-jre-cacao             6b27-1.12.6-1ubuntu0.10.04.2
  openjdk-6-doc                   6b27-1.12.6-1ubuntu0.10.04.2
  openjdk-6-jre                   6b27-1.12.6-1ubuntu0.10.04.2
  openjdk-6-jre-headless          6b27-1.12.6-1ubuntu0.10.04.2
  openjdk-6-jre-lib               6b27-1.12.6-1ubuntu0.10.04.2
  openjdk-6-jre-zero              6b27-1.12.6-1ubuntu0.10.04.2

This update uses a new upstream release, which includes additional bug
fixes. After a standard system update you need to restart any Java
applications or applets to make all the necessary changes.

References:
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1908-1
  CVE-2013-1500, CVE-2013-1571, CVE-2013-2407, CVE-2013-2412,
  CVE-2013-2443, CVE-2013-2444, CVE-2013-2445, CVE-2013-2446,
  CVE-2013-2447, CVE-2013-2448, CVE-2013-2449, CVE-2013-2450,
  CVE-2013-2451, CVE-2013-2452, CVE-2013-2453, CVE-2013-2454,
  CVE-2013-2455, CVE-2013-2456, CVE-2013-2457, CVE-2013-2458,
  CVE-2013-2459, CVE-2013-2461, CVE-2013-2463, CVE-2013-2465,
  CVE-2013-2469, CVE-2013-2470, CVE-2013-2471, CVE-2013-2472,
  CVE-2013-2473, CVE-2013-3743

Package Information:
  https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/openjdk-6/6b27-1.12.6-1ubuntu0.12.04.2
  https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/openjdk-6/6b27-1.12.6-1ubuntu0.10.04.2





 
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