USN-1907-1: OpenJDK 7 vulnerabilities

16 July 2013

openjdk-7 vulnerabilities

A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:

  • Ubuntu 13.04
  • Ubuntu 12.10

Summary

Several security issues were fixed in OpenJDK 7.

Software Description

  • openjdk-7 - Open Source Java implementation

Details

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to information disclosure and data integrity. An attacker could exploit these to expose sensitive data over the network. (CVE-2013-1500, CVE-2013-2454, CVE-2013-2458)

A vulnerability was discovered in the OpenJDK Javadoc related to data integrity. (CVE-2013-1571)

A vulnerability was discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to information disclosure and availability. An attacker could exploit this to cause a denial of service or expose sensitive data over the network. (CVE-2013-2407)

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-2013-2412, CVE-2013-2443, CVE-2013-2446, CVE-2013-2447, CVE-2013-2449, CVE-2013-2452, CVE-2013-2456)

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to availability. An attacker could exploit these to cause a denial of service. (CVE-2013-2444, CVE-2013-2445, CVE-2013-2450)

Several 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-2013-2448, CVE-2013-2451, CVE-2013-2459, CVE-2013-2460, CVE-2013-2461, CVE-2013-2463, CVE-2013-2465, CVE-2013-2469, CVE-2013-2470, CVE-2013-2471, CVE-2013-2472, CVE-2013-2473)

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to data integrity. (CVE-2013-2453, CVE-2013-2455, CVE-2013-2457)

Update instructions

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:

Ubuntu 13.04
icedtea-7-jre-jamvm - 7u25-2.3.10-1ubuntu0.13.04.2
openjdk-7-doc - 7u25-2.3.10-1ubuntu0.13.04.2
openjdk-7-jre - 7u25-2.3.10-1ubuntu0.13.04.2
openjdk-7-jre-headless - 7u25-2.3.10-1ubuntu0.13.04.2
openjdk-7-jre-lib - 7u25-2.3.10-1ubuntu0.13.04.2
openjdk-7-jre-zero - 7u25-2.3.10-1ubuntu0.13.04.2
Ubuntu 12.10
icedtea-7-jre-cacao - 7u25-2.3.10-1ubuntu0.12.10.2
icedtea-7-jre-jamvm - 7u25-2.3.10-1ubuntu0.12.10.2
openjdk-7-doc - 7u25-2.3.10-1ubuntu0.12.10.2
openjdk-7-jre - 7u25-2.3.10-1ubuntu0.12.10.2
openjdk-7-jre-headless - 7u25-2.3.10-1ubuntu0.12.10.2
openjdk-7-jre-lib - 7u25-2.3.10-1ubuntu0.12.10.2
openjdk-7-jre-zero - 7u25-2.3.10-1ubuntu0.12.10.2

To update your system, please follow these instructions: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Security/Upgrades.

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.

References