Red Hat: 2012:1019-01: java-1.7.0-oracle: Critical Advisory
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RedHat Linux Updated java-1.7.0-oracle packages that fix several security issues are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 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-1.7.0-oracle security update
Advisory ID:       RHSA-2012:1019-01
Product:           Red Hat Enterprise Linux Extras
Advisory URL:      https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1019.html
Issue date:        2012-06-20
CVE Names:         CVE-2012-0551 CVE-2012-1711 CVE-2012-1713 
                   CVE-2012-1716 CVE-2012-1717 CVE-2012-1718 
                   CVE-2012-1719 CVE-2012-1721 CVE-2012-1722 
                   CVE-2012-1723 CVE-2012-1724 CVE-2012-1725 
                   CVE-2012-1726 
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1. Summary:

Updated java-1.7.0-oracle packages that fix several security issues are now
available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 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. 6) - i386, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux HPC Node Supplementary (v. 6) - x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 6) - i386, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Supplementary (v. 6) - i386, x86_64

3. Description:

The Oracle Java 7 release includes the Oracle Java 7 Runtime Environment
and the Oracle Java 7 Software Development Kit.

This update fixes several vulnerabilities in the Oracle Java 7 Runtime
Environment and the Oracle Java 7 Software Development Kit. Further
information about these flaws can be found on the Oracle Java SE Critical
Patch page, listed in the References section. (CVE-2012-0551,
CVE-2012-1711, CVE-2012-1713, CVE-2012-1716, CVE-2012-1717, CVE-2012-1718,
CVE-2012-1719, CVE-2012-1721, CVE-2012-1722, CVE-2012-1723, CVE-2012-1724,
CVE-2012-1725, CVE-2012-1726)

All users of java-1.7.0-oracle are advised to upgrade to these updated
packages, which provide Oracle Java 7 Update 5 and resolve these issues.
All running instances of Oracle Java must be restarted for the 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/):

829354 - CVE-2012-1711 OpenJDK: improper protection of CORBA data models (CORBA, 7079902)
829358 - CVE-2012-1717 OpenJDK: insecure temporary file permissions (JRE, 7143606)
829360 - CVE-2012-1716 OpenJDK: SynthLookAndFeel application context bypass (Swing, 7143614)
829361 - CVE-2012-1713 OpenJDK: fontmanager layout lookup code memory corruption (2D, 7143617)
829371 - CVE-2012-1719 OpenJDK: mutable repository identifiers in generated stub code (CORBA, 7143851)
829372 - CVE-2012-1718 OpenJDK: CRL and certificate extensions handling improvements (Security, 7143872)
829373 - CVE-2012-1723 OpenJDK: insufficient field accessibility checks (HotSpot, 7152811)
829374 - CVE-2012-1724 OpenJDK: XML parsing infinite loop (JAXP, 7157609)
829376 - CVE-2012-1725 OpenJDK: insufficient invokespecial  verification (HotSpot, 7160757)
829377 - CVE-2012-1726 OpenJDK: java.lang.invoke.MethodHandles.Lookup does not honor access modes (Libraries, 7165628)
831353 - CVE-2012-1721 Oracle JDK: unspecified vulnerability fixed in 6u33 and 7u5 (Deployment)
831354 - CVE-2012-1722 Oracle JDK: unspecified vulnerability fixed in 6u33 and 7u5 (Deployment)
831355 - CVE-2012-0551 Oracle JDK: unspecified vulnerability fixed in 6u33 and 7u5 (Deployment)

6. Package List:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary (v. 6):

i386:
java-1.7.0-oracle-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.i686.rpm
java-1.7.0-oracle-devel-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.i686.rpm
java-1.7.0-oracle-jdbc-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.i686.rpm
java-1.7.0-oracle-plugin-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.i686.rpm
java-1.7.0-oracle-src-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.i686.rpm

x86_64:
java-1.7.0-oracle-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-oracle-devel-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-oracle-jdbc-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-oracle-plugin-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-oracle-src-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux HPC Node Supplementary (v. 6):

x86_64:
java-1.7.0-oracle-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-oracle-devel-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-oracle-src-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 6):

i386:
java-1.7.0-oracle-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.i686.rpm
java-1.7.0-oracle-devel-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.i686.rpm
java-1.7.0-oracle-jdbc-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.i686.rpm
java-1.7.0-oracle-plugin-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.i686.rpm
java-1.7.0-oracle-src-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.i686.rpm

x86_64:
java-1.7.0-oracle-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-oracle-devel-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-oracle-jdbc-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-oracle-plugin-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-oracle-src-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Supplementary (v. 6):

i386:
java-1.7.0-oracle-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.i686.rpm
java-1.7.0-oracle-devel-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.i686.rpm
java-1.7.0-oracle-jdbc-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.i686.rpm
java-1.7.0-oracle-plugin-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.i686.rpm
java-1.7.0-oracle-src-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.i686.rpm

x86_64:
java-1.7.0-oracle-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-oracle-devel-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-oracle-jdbc-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-oracle-plugin-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-oracle-src-1.7.0.5-1jpp.1.el6.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-2012-0551.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-1711.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-1713.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-1716.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-1717.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-1718.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-1719.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-1721.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-1722.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-1723.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-1724.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-1725.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-1726.html
https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#critical
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/javacpujun2012-1515912.html

8. Contact:

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

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