Red Hat: 2012:0702-01: java-1.4.2-ibm: Critical Advisory
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
RedHat Linux Updated java-1.4.2-ibm packages that fix several security issues are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Supplementary. The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having critical [More...]
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                   Red Hat Security Advisory

Synopsis:          Critical: java-1.4.2-ibm security update
Advisory ID:       RHSA-2012:0702-01
Product:           Red Hat Enterprise Linux Extras
Advisory URL:      https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-0702.html
Issue date:        2012-05-30
CVE Names:         CVE-2011-3563 CVE-2012-0499 CVE-2012-0502 
                   CVE-2012-0503 CVE-2012-0505 CVE-2012-0506 
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1. Summary:

Updated java-1.4.2-ibm packages that fix several security issues are now
available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Supplementary.

The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having critical
security impact. Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base scores,
which give detailed severity ratings, are available for each vulnerability
from the CVE links in the References section.

2. Relevant releases/architectures:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary (v. 5) - i386, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) - i386, ia64, ppc, s390x, x86_64

3. Description:

The IBM Java SE version 1.4.2 release includes the IBM Java 1.4.2 Runtime
Environment and the IBM Java 1.4.2 Software Development Kit.

This update fixes several vulnerabilities in the IBM Java 1.4.2 Runtime
Environment and the IBM Java 1.4.2 Software Development Kit. Detailed
vulnerability descriptions are linked from the IBM "Security alerts" page,
listed in the References section. (CVE-2011-3563, CVE-2012-0499,
CVE-2012-0502, CVE-2012-0503, CVE-2012-0505, CVE-2012-0506)

All users of java-1.4.2-ibm are advised to upgrade to these updated
packages, which contain the IBM Java 1.4.2 SR13-FP12 release. All running
instances of IBM Java must be restarted for this update to take effect.

4. Solution:

Before applying this update, make sure all previously-released errata
relevant to your system have been applied.

This update is available via the Red Hat Network. Details on how to
use the Red Hat Network to apply this update are available at
https://access.redhat.com/knowledge/articles/11258

5. Bugs fixed (http://bugzilla.redhat.com/):

788976 - CVE-2012-0503 OpenJDK: unrestricted use of TimeZone.setDefault() (i18n, 7110687)
789295 - CVE-2011-3563 OpenJDK: JavaSound incorrect bounds check (Sound, 7088367)
789297 - CVE-2012-0502 OpenJDK: KeyboardFocusManager focus stealing (AWT, 7110683)
789299 - CVE-2012-0505 OpenJDK: incomplete info in the deserialization exception (Serialization, 7110700)
789300 - CVE-2012-0506 OpenJDK: mutable repository identifiers (CORBA, 7110704)
790722 - CVE-2012-0499 Oracle JDK: unspecified vulnerability fixed in 6u31 and 7u3 (2D)

6. Package List:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary (v. 5):

i386:
java-1.4.2-ibm-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-demo-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-devel-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-javacomm-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-jdbc-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-plugin-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-src-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm

x86_64:
java-1.4.2-ibm-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-demo-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-demo-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-devel-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-devel-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-javacomm-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-javacomm-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-jdbc-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-plugin-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-src-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-src-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5):

i386:
java-1.4.2-ibm-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-demo-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-devel-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-javacomm-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-jdbc-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-plugin-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-src-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm

ia64:
java-1.4.2-ibm-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.ia64.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-demo-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.ia64.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-devel-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.ia64.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-src-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.ia64.rpm

ppc:
java-1.4.2-ibm-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.ppc.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.ppc64.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-demo-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.ppc.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-demo-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.ppc64.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-devel-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.ppc.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-devel-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.ppc64.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-javacomm-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.ppc.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-javacomm-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.ppc64.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-jdbc-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.ppc.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-src-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.ppc.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-src-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.ppc64.rpm

s390x:
java-1.4.2-ibm-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.s390.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.s390x.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-demo-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.s390.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-demo-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.s390x.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-devel-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.s390.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-devel-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.s390x.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-jdbc-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.s390.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-src-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.s390.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-src-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.s390x.rpm

x86_64:
java-1.4.2-ibm-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-demo-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-demo-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-devel-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-devel-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-javacomm-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-javacomm-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-jdbc-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-plugin-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-src-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.i386.rpm
java-1.4.2-ibm-src-1.4.2.13.12-1jpp.1.el5_8.x86_64.rpm

These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security.  Our key and
details on how to verify the signature are available from
https://access.redhat.com/security/team/key/#package

7. References:

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2011-3563.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-0499.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-0502.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-0503.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-0505.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-0506.html
https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#critical
http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/java/jdk/alerts/

8. Contact:

The Red Hat security contact is .  More contact
details at https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/

Copyright 2012 Red Hat, Inc.