USN-2033-1: OpenJDK 6 vulnerabilities

Ubuntu Security Notice USN-2033-1

21st November, 2013

openjdk-6 vulnerabilities

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

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-2013-3829, CVE-2013-5783,
CVE-2013-5804)

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to
availability. An attacker could exploit these to cause a denial of service.
(CVE-2013-4002, CVE-2013-5803, CVE-2013-5823, CVE-2013-5825)

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to data
integrity. (CVE-2013-5772, CVE-2013-5774, CVE-2013-5784, CVE-2013-5797,
CVE-2013-5820)

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-2013-5778, CVE-2013-5780, CVE-2013-5790,
CVE-2013-5840, CVE-2013-5849, CVE-2013-5851)

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-2013-5782, CVE-2013-5802, CVE-2013-5809, CVE-2013-5829,
CVE-2013-5814, CVE-2013-5817, CVE-2013-5830, CVE-2013-5842, CVE-2013-5850)

Update instructions

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

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS:
icedtea-6-jre-cacao 6b27-1.12.6-1ubuntu0.12.04.4
icedtea-6-jre-jamvm 6b27-1.12.6-1ubuntu0.12.04.4
openjdk-6-jre 6b27-1.12.6-1ubuntu0.12.04.4
openjdk-6-jre-headless 6b27-1.12.6-1ubuntu0.12.04.4
openjdk-6-jre-zero 6b27-1.12.6-1ubuntu0.12.04.4
openjdk-6-jre-lib 6b27-1.12.6-1ubuntu0.12.04.4
Ubuntu 10.04 LTS:
openjdk-6-jre-headless 6b27-1.12.6-1ubuntu0.10.04.4
openjdk-6-jre-lib 6b27-1.12.6-1ubuntu0.10.04.4
icedtea-6-jre-cacao 6b27-1.12.6-1ubuntu0.10.04.4
openjdk-6-jre 6b27-1.12.6-1ubuntu0.10.04.4
openjdk-6-jre-zero 6b27-1.12.6-1ubuntu0.10.04.4

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

CVE-2013-3829, CVE-2013-4002, CVE-2013-5772, CVE-2013-5774, CVE-2013-5778, CVE-2013-5780, CVE-2013-5782, CVE-2013-5783, CVE-2013-5784, CVE-2013-5790, CVE-2013-5797, CVE-2013-5802, CVE-2013-5803, CVE-2013-5804, CVE-2013-5809, CVE-2013-5814, CVE-2013-5817, CVE-2013-5820, CVE-2013-5823, CVE-2013-5825, CVE-2013-5829, CVE-2013-5830, CVE-2013-5840, CVE-2013-5842, CVE-2013-5849, CVE-2013-5850, CVE-2013-5851