Ubuntu 2386-1: OpenJDK 6 vulnerabilities

    Date16 Oct 2014
    CategoryUbuntu
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several security issues were fixed in OpenJDK 6.
    
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    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-2386-1
    October 17, 2014
    
    openjdk-6 vulnerabilities
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    A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
    
    - Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
    - Ubuntu 10.04 LTS
    
    Summary:
    
    Several security issues were fixed in OpenJDK 6.
    
    Software Description:
    - openjdk-6: Open Source Java implementation
    
    Details:
    
    A vulnerability was discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to information
    disclosure and data integrity. An attacker could exploit this to expose
    sensitive data over the network. (CVE-2014-6457)
    
    Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to data
    integrity. (CVE-2014-6502, CVE-2014-6512, CVE-2014-6519, CVE-2014-6558)
    
    Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to
    information disclosure. An attacker could exploit these to expose sensitive
    data over the network. (CVE-2014-6504, CVE-2014-6511, CVE-2014-6517,
    CVE-2014-6531)
    
    Two vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to
    information disclosure, data integrity and availability. An attacker could
    exploit these to cause a denial of service or expose sensitive data over
    the network. (CVE-2014-6506, CVE-2014-6513)
    
    Update instructions:
    
    The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
    package versions:
    
    Ubuntu 12.04 LTS:
      icedtea-6-jre-cacao             6b33-1.13.5-1ubuntu0.12.04
      icedtea-6-jre-jamvm             6b33-1.13.5-1ubuntu0.12.04
      openjdk-6-jre                   6b33-1.13.5-1ubuntu0.12.04
      openjdk-6-jre-headless          6b33-1.13.5-1ubuntu0.12.04
      openjdk-6-jre-lib               6b33-1.13.5-1ubuntu0.12.04
      openjdk-6-jre-zero              6b33-1.13.5-1ubuntu0.12.04
    
    Ubuntu 10.04 LTS:
      icedtea-6-jre-cacao             6b33-1.13.5-1ubuntu0.10.04
      openjdk-6-jre                   6b33-1.13.5-1ubuntu0.10.04
      openjdk-6-jre-headless          6b33-1.13.5-1ubuntu0.10.04
      openjdk-6-jre-lib               6b33-1.13.5-1ubuntu0.10.04
      openjdk-6-jre-zero              6b33-1.13.5-1ubuntu0.10.04
    
    This update uses a new upstream release, which includes additional bug
    fixes. After a standard system update you need to restart any Java
    applications or applets to make all the necessary changes.
    
    This update contains known regressions in the community supported JamVM
    alternative Java Virtual Machine and a future update will correct these
    issues. See https://launchpad.net/bugs/1382205 for details. We apologize
    for the inconvenience.
    
    References:
      http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-2386-1
      CVE-2014-6457, CVE-2014-6502, CVE-2014-6504, CVE-2014-6506,
      CVE-2014-6511, CVE-2014-6512, CVE-2014-6517, CVE-2014-6519,
      CVE-2014-6531, CVE-2014-6558, https://launchpad.net/bugs/1382205
    
    Package Information:
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/openjdk-6/6b33-1.13.5-1ubuntu0.12.04
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/openjdk-6/6b33-1.13.5-1ubuntu0.10.04
    
    
    
    
    
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