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(Red Hat Issues Fix) Oracle Java SE Multiple Flaws Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code and Deny Service
SecurityTracker Alert ID: 1027252|
SecurityTracker URL: http://securitytracker.com/id/1027252
CVE-2011-3563, CVE-2012-0499, CVE-2012-0502, CVE-2012-0503, CVE-2012-0505, CVE-2012-0506
(Links to External Site)
Date: Jul 16 2012
Denial of service via network, Disclosure of user information, Execution of arbitrary code via network, Modification of user information, User access via network|
Fix Available: Yes Vendor Confirmed: Yes |
Version(s): 1.4.2_35 and prior, 5.0 Update 33 and prior; 6 Update 30 and prior; 7 Update 2 and prior|
Multiple vulnerabilities were reported in Oracle Java SE. A remote user can execute arbitrary code on the target system. A remote user can cause denial of service conditions.|
A remote user can send specially crafted data to execute arbitrary code on the target system or cause complete denial of service conditions. The Java 2D [CVE-2012-0497, CVE-2012-0498, CVE-2012-0499], deploy [CVE-2012-0500], and install [CVE-2012-0504] components are affected.
JavaFX is also affected [CVE-2012-0508].
A remote user can partially access and modify data and partially deny service on the target system. The I18n [CVE-2012-0503] and serialization [CVE-2012-0505] components are affected.
A remote user can partially access data and partially deny service on the target system. The AWT [CVE-2012-0502] and sound [CVE-2011-3563] components are affected.
A remote user can cause partial denial of service conditions on the target system. The JRE component is affected [CVE-2012-0501].
A remote user can partially modify data on the target system. The CORBA component is affected [CVE-2012-0506].
A remote user can partially access and modify data and partially deny service on the target system [CVE-2012-0507]. The Concurrancy component is affected.
The following researchers reported these vulnerabilities:
Alin Rad Pop (binaryproof) via Tipping Point's Zero Day Initiative; an Anonymous Reporter via iDefense; an Anonymous Reporter of TippingPoint's Zero Day Initiative; TELUS Security Labs; Chris Ries via TippingPoint; Doug Lea of OSWEGO State University of New York; Jeroen Frijters; Peter Vreugdenhil of TippingPoint DVLabs; and Timo Warns of PRESENSE Technologies.
A remote user can execute arbitrary code on the target system.|
A remote user can cause denial of service conditions.
Red Hat has issued a fix for java-1.4.2-ibm-sap for CVE-2011-3563, CVE-2012-0499, CVE-2012-0502, CVE-2012-0503, CVE-2012-0505, and CVE-2012-0506.|
The Red Hat advisory is available at:
Vendor URL: www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/javacpufeb2012-366318.html (Links to External Site)
Linux (Red Hat Enterprise)|
This archive entry is a follow-up to the message listed below.|
Source Message Contents
Date: Mon, 16 Jul 2012 16:00:30 +0000|
Subject: [RHSA-2012:1080-01] Moderate: java-1.4.2-ibm-sap security update
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Red Hat Security Advisory
Synopsis: Moderate: java-1.4.2-ibm-sap security update
Advisory ID: RHSA-2012:1080-01
Product: RHEL for SAP
Advisory URL: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1080.html
Issue date: 2012-07-16
CVE Names: CVE-2011-3563 CVE-2012-0499 CVE-2012-0502
CVE-2012-0503 CVE-2012-0505 CVE-2012-0506
Updated java-1.4.2-ibm-sap packages that fix several security issues are
now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6 for SAP.
The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having moderate
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:
RHEL 5 Server for SAP - x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux SAP (v. 6) - x86_64
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-sap are advised to upgrade to these updated
packages, which contain the IBM 1.4.2 SR13-FP12 Java release. All running
instances of IBM Java must be restarted for this update to take effect.
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
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:
RHEL 5 Server for SAP:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux SAP (v. 6):
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Copyright 2012 Red Hat, Inc.
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