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RHSA-2013:0165: java-1.7.0-openjdk security update

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RHSA-2013:0165: java-1.7.0-openjdk security update

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
01/10/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/18/2013
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

These packages provide the OpenJDK 7 Java Runtime Environment and theOpenJDK 7 Software Development Kit.Two improper permission check issues were discovered in the reflection APIin OpenJDK. An untrusted Java application or applet could use these flawsto bypass Java sandbox restrictions. (CVE-2012-3174, CVE-2013-0422)This erratum also upgrades the OpenJDK package to IcedTea7 2.3.4. Refer tothe NEWS file, linked to in the References, for further information.All users of java-1.7.0-openjdk are advised to upgrade to these updatedpackages, which resolve these issues. All running instances of OpenJDK Javamust be restarted for the update to take effect.

Solution(s)

  • redhat-upgrade-java-1-7-0-openjdk
  • redhat-upgrade-java-1-7-0-openjdk-debuginfo
  • redhat-upgrade-java-1-7-0-openjdk-demo
  • redhat-upgrade-java-1-7-0-openjdk-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-java-1-7-0-openjdk-javadoc
  • redhat-upgrade-java-1-7-0-openjdk-src

References

  • redhat-upgrade-java-1-7-0-openjdk
  • redhat-upgrade-java-1-7-0-openjdk-debuginfo
  • redhat-upgrade-java-1-7-0-openjdk-demo
  • redhat-upgrade-java-1-7-0-openjdk-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-java-1-7-0-openjdk-javadoc
  • redhat-upgrade-java-1-7-0-openjdk-src

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