Debian: DSA-3707-1: openjdk-7 security update

    Date07 Nov 2016
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenJDK, an implementation of the Oracle Java platform, resulting in breakouts of the Java sandbox or denial of service.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3707-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    November 07, 2016                     https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : openjdk-7
    CVE ID         : CVE-2016-5542 CVE-2016-5554 CVE-2016-5573 CVE-2016-5582
                     CVE-2016-5597
    
    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenJDK, an
    implementation of the Oracle Java platform, resulting in breakouts
    of the Java sandbox or denial of service.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
    version 7u111-2.6.7-2~deb8u1.
    
    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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