Debian: DSA-2987-1: openjdk-7 security update

    Date23 Jul 2014
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenJDK, an implementation of the Oracle Java platform, resulting in the execution of arbitrary code, breakouts of the Java sandbox, information disclosure or denial of service.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2987-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    	
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    July 23, 2014                          http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : openjdk-7
    CVE ID         : 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
    
    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenJDK, an 
    implementation of the Oracle Java platform, resulting in the execution of 
    arbitrary code, breakouts of the Java sandbox, information disclosure or
    denial of service.
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in
    version 7u65-2.5.1-2~deb7u1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 7u65-2.5.1-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your openjdk-7 packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: http://www.debian.org/security/
    
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