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Ubuntu: 2319-1: OpenJDK 7 vulnerabilities Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Ubuntu Several security issues were fixed in OpenJDK 7.
==========================================================================
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-2319-1
August 20, 2014

openjdk-7 vulnerabilities
==========================================================================

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

- Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Summary:

Several security issues were fixed in OpenJDK 7.

Software Description:
- openjdk-7: Open Source Java implementation

Details:

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-2014-2483, CVE-2014-2490, CVE-2014-4216, CVE-2014-4219,
CVE-2014-4223, CVE-2014-4262)

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-2014-4209, CVE-2014-4244,
CVE-2014-4263)

Two vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to data
integrity. (CVE-2014-4218, CVE-2014-4266)

A vulnerability was discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to availability.
An attacker could exploit this to cause a denial of service.
(CVE-2014-4264)

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-2014-4221, CVE-2014-4252, CVE-2014-4268)

Update instructions:

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

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS:
  icedtea-7-jre-jamvm             7u65-2.5.1-4ubuntu1~0.14.04.1
  openjdk-7-jre                   7u65-2.5.1-4ubuntu1~0.14.04.1
  openjdk-7-jre-headless          7u65-2.5.1-4ubuntu1~0.14.04.1
  openjdk-7-jre-lib               7u65-2.5.1-4ubuntu1~0.14.04.1
  openjdk-7-jre-zero              7u65-2.5.1-4ubuntu1~0.14.04.1

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-2319-1
  CVE-2014-2483, CVE-2014-2490, CVE-2014-4209, CVE-2014-4216,
  CVE-2014-4218, CVE-2014-4219, CVE-2014-4221, CVE-2014-4223,
  CVE-2014-4244, CVE-2014-4252, CVE-2014-4262, CVE-2014-4263,
  CVE-2014-4264, CVE-2014-4266, CVE-2014-4268

Package Information:
  https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/openjdk-7/7u65-2.5.1-4ubuntu1~0.14.04.1





 
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