Debian: DSA-3401-1: openjdk-7 security update

    Date22 Nov 2015
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    It was discovered that rebinding a receiver of a direct method handle may allow a protected method to be accessed. For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3401-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    November 22, 2015                     https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : openjdk-7
    CVE ID         : CVE-2015-4871
    
    It was discovered that rebinding a receiver of a direct method handle
    may allow a protected method to be accessed.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed
    in version 7u91-2.6.3-1~deb7u1.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
    version 7u91-2.6.3-1~deb8u1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 7u91-2.6.3-1.
    
    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: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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