Debian Security Advisory DSA 1769-1 (openjdk-6)

Published: 2009-04-15 20:11:00
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Recommendations:
https://secure1.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=DSA%201769-1

Technical Details:
Several vulnerabilities have been identified in OpenJDK, an implementation of the Java SE platform. Creation of large, temporary fonts could use up available disk space, leading to a denial of service condition (CVE-2006-2426). Several vulnerabilities existed in the embedded LittleCMS library, exploitable through crafted images: a memory leak, resulting in a denial of service condition (CVE-2009-0581), heap-based buffer overflows, potentially allowing arbitrary code execution (CVE-2009-0723, CVE-2009-0733), and a null-pointer dereference, leading to denial of service (CVE-2009-0793). The LDAP server implementation (in com.sun.jdni.ldap) did not properly close sockets if an error was encountered, leading to a denial-of-service condition (CVE-2009-1093). The LDAP client implementation (in com.sun.jdni.ldap) allowed malicious LDAP servers to execute arbitrary code on the client (CVE-2009-1094). The HTTP server implementation (sun.net.httpserver) contained an unspecified denial of service vulnerability (CVE-2009-1101). Several issues in Java Web Start have been addressed (CVE-2009-1095, CVE-2009-1096, CVE-2009-1097, CVE-2009-1098). The Debian Linux Distribution Packages currently do not support Java Web Start, so these issues are not directly exploitable, but the relevant code has been updated nevertheless. For the stable distribution (lenny), these problems have been fixed in version 9.1+lenny2. We recommend that you upgrade your openjdk-6 Linux Distribution Packages.

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update to openjdk-6 announced via advisory DSA 1769-1.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2006-2426
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-0581
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-0723
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-0733
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-0793
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-1093
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-1094
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-1095
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-1096
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-1097
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-1098
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-1101

Severity
High
CVSS Score
10.0
Published
2009-04-15
Modified
2017-07-07
Category
Debian Local Security Checks

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