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Red Hat: Security update for OpenJDK

These packages provide the OpenJDK 7 Java Runtime Environment and the OpenJDK 7 Software Development Kit. Multiple improper permission check issues were discovered in the AWT, CORBA, JMX, Libraries, and Beans components in OpenJDK. An untrusted Java application or applet could use these flaws to bypass Java sandbox restrictions. Multiple flaws were found in the way image parsers in the 2D and AWT components handled image raster parameters. A specially-crafted image could cause Java Virtual Machine memory corruption and, possibly, lead to arbitrary code execution with the virtual machine privileges.

A flaw was found in the AWT component’s clipboard handling code. An untrusted Java application or applet could use this flaw to access clipboard data, bypassing Java sandbox restrictions. The default Java security properties configuration did not restrict access to certain com.sun.xml.internal packages. An untrusted Java application or applet could use this flaw to access information, bypassing certain Java sandbox restrictions. This update lists the whole package as restricted. Multiple improper permission check issues were discovered in the JMX, Libraries, Networking, and JAXP components. An untrusted Java application or applet could use these flaws to bypass certain Java sandbox restrictions.

It was discovered that the RMI component’s CGIHandler class used user inputs in error messages without any sanitization. An attacker could use this flaw to perform a cross-site scripting (XSS) attack. It was discovered that the SSL/TLS implementation in the JSSE component did not properly enforce handshake message ordering, allowing an unlimited number of handshake restarts. A remote attacker could use this flaw to make an SSL/TLS server using JSSE consume an excessive amount of CPU by continuously restarting the handshake. It was discovered that the JSSE component did not properly validate Diffie-Hellman public keys. An SSL/TLS client could possibly use this flaw to perform a small subgroup attack.

Updated packages are available from ftp.redhat.com.

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                  Red Hat Security Advisory

Synopsis:          Important: java-1.7.0-openjdk security update
Advisory ID:       RHSA-2013:0247-01
Product:           Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Advisory URL:      https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0247.html
Issue date:        2013-02-08
CVE Names:         CVE-2013-0424 CVE-2013-0425 CVE-2013-0426 
                  CVE-2013-0427 CVE-2013-0428 CVE-2013-0429 
                  CVE-2013-0431 CVE-2013-0432 CVE-2013-0433 
                  CVE-2013-0434 CVE-2013-0435 CVE-2013-0440 
                  CVE-2013-0441 CVE-2013-0442 CVE-2013-0443 
                  CVE-2013-0444 CVE-2013-0445 CVE-2013-0450 
                  CVE-2013-1475 CVE-2013-1476 CVE-2013-1478 
                  CVE-2013-1480 
=====================================================================

1. Summary:

Updated java-1.7.0-openjdk packages that fix several security issues are
now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6.

The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having
important security impact. Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base
scores, which give detailed severity ratings, are available for each
vulnerability from the CVE links in the References section.

2. Relevant releases/architectures:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (v. 5 server) - i386, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 5 client) - i386, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 6) - i386, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Optional (v. 6) - i386, noarch, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux HPC Node (v. 6) - x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux HPC Node Optional (v. 6) - noarch, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6) - i386, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Optional (v. 6) - i386, noarch, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6) - i386, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Optional (v. 6) - i386, noarch, x86_64

3. Description:

These packages provide the OpenJDK 7 Java Runtime Environment and the
OpenJDK 7 Software Development Kit.

Multiple improper permission check issues were discovered in the AWT,
CORBA, JMX, Libraries, and Beans components in OpenJDK. An untrusted Java
application or applet could use these flaws to bypass Java sandbox
restrictions. (CVE-2013-0442, CVE-2013-0445, CVE-2013-0441, CVE-2013-1475,
CVE-2013-1476, CVE-2013-0429, CVE-2013-0450, CVE-2013-0425, CVE-2013-0426,
CVE-2013-0428, CVE-2013-0444)

Multiple flaws were found in the way image parsers in the 2D and AWT
components handled image raster parameters. A specially-crafted image could
cause Java Virtual Machine memory corruption and, possibly, lead to
arbitrary code execution with the virtual machine privileges.
(CVE-2013-1478, CVE-2013-1480)

A flaw was found in the AWT component's clipboard handling code. An
untrusted Java application or applet could use this flaw to access
clipboard data, bypassing Java sandbox restrictions. (CVE-2013-0432)

The default Java security properties configuration did not restrict access
to certain com.sun.xml.internal packages. An untrusted Java application or
applet could use this flaw to access information, bypassing certain Java
sandbox restrictions. This update lists the whole package as restricted.
(CVE-2013-0435)

Multiple improper permission check issues were discovered in the JMX,
Libraries, Networking, and JAXP components. An untrusted Java application
or applet could use these flaws to bypass certain Java sandbox
restrictions. (CVE-2013-0431, CVE-2013-0427, CVE-2013-0433, CVE-2013-0434)

It was discovered that the RMI component's CGIHandler class used user
inputs in error messages without any sanitization. An attacker could use
this flaw to perform a cross-site scripting (XSS) attack. (CVE-2013-0424)

It was discovered that the SSL/TLS implementation in the JSSE component
did not properly enforce handshake message ordering, allowing an unlimited
number of handshake restarts. A remote attacker could use this flaw to
make an SSL/TLS server using JSSE consume an excessive amount of CPU by
continuously restarting the handshake. (CVE-2013-0440)

It was discovered that the JSSE component did not properly validate
Diffie-Hellman public keys. An SSL/TLS client could possibly use this flaw
to perform a small subgroup attack. (CVE-2013-0443)

This erratum also upgrades the OpenJDK package to IcedTea7 2.3.5. Refer to
the NEWS file, linked to in the References, for further information.

All users of java-1.7.0-openjdk are advised to upgrade to these updated
packages, which resolve these issues. All running instances of OpenJDK Java
must be restarted for the update to take effect.

4. Solution:

Before applying this update, make sure all previously-released errata
relevant to your system have been applied.

This update is available via the Red Hat Network. Details on how to
use the Red Hat Network to apply this update are available at
https://access.redhat.com/knowledge/articles/11258

5. Bugs fixed (http://bugzilla.redhat.com/):

859140 - CVE-2013-0440 OpenJDK: CPU consumption DoS via repeated SSL ClientHello packets (JSSE, 7192393)
860652 - CVE-2013-1475 OpenJDK: IIOP type reuse sandbox bypass (CORBA, 8000540, SE-2012-01 Issue 50)
906447 - CVE-2013-0431 OpenJDK: JMX Introspector missing package access check (JMX, 8000539, SE-2012-01 Issue 52)
906813 - CVE-2013-0424 OpenJDK: RMI CGIHandler XSS issue (RMI, 6563318)
906892 - CVE-2013-0435 OpenJDK: com.sun.xml.internal.* not restricted packages (JAX-WS, 7201068)
906894 - CVE-2013-1478 OpenJDK: image parser insufficient raster parameter checks (2D, 8001972)
906899 - CVE-2013-0442 OpenJDK: insufficient privilege checking issue (AWT, 7192977)
906900 - CVE-2013-0445 OpenJDK: insufficient privilege checking issue (AWT, 8001057)
906904 - CVE-2013-1480 OpenJDK: image parser insufficient raster parameter checks (AWT, 8002325)
906911 - CVE-2013-0450 OpenJDK: RequiredModelMBean missing access control context checks (JMX, 8000537)
907207 - CVE-2013-0428 OpenJDK: reflection API incorrect checks for proxy classes (Libraries, 7197546, SE-2012-01 Issue 29)
907218 - CVE-2013-0444 OpenJDK: MethodFinder insufficient checks for cached results (Beans, 7200493)
907219 - CVE-2013-0432 OpenJDK: insufficient clipboard access premission checks (AWT, 7186952)
907340 - CVE-2013-0443 OpenJDK: insufficient Diffie-Hellman public key checks (JSSE, 7192392)
907344 - CVE-2013-0425 OpenJDK: logging insufficient access control checks (Libraries, 6664509)
907346 - CVE-2013-0426 OpenJDK: logging insufficient access control checks (Libraries, 6664528)
907453 - CVE-2013-0434 OpenJDK: loadPropertyFile missing restrictions (JAXP, 8001235)
907455 - CVE-2013-0427 OpenJDK: invalid threads subject to interrupts (Libraries, 6776941)
907456 - CVE-2013-0433 OpenJDK: InetSocketAddress serialization issue (Networking, 7201071)
907457 - CVE-2013-1476 OpenJDK: missing ValueHandlerImpl class constructor access restriction (CORBA, 8000631)
907458 - CVE-2013-0441 OpenJDK: missing serialization restriction (CORBA, 7201066)
907460 - CVE-2013-0429 OpenJDK: PresentationManager incorrectly shared (CORBA, 7141694)

6. Package List:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 5 client):

Source:
ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/enterprise/5Client/en/os/SRPMS/java-1.7.0-openjdk-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el5_9.src.rpm

i386:
java-1.7.0-openjdk-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el5_9.i386.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-debuginfo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el5_9.i386.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-demo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el5_9.i386.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-devel-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el5_9.i386.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-javadoc-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el5_9.i386.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-src-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el5_9.i386.rpm

x86_64:
java-1.7.0-openjdk-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el5_9.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-debuginfo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el5_9.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-demo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el5_9.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-devel-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el5_9.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-javadoc-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el5_9.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-src-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el5_9.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (v. 5 server):

Source:
ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/enterprise/5Server/en/os/SRPMS/java-1.7.0-openjdk-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el5_9.src.rpm

i386:
java-1.7.0-openjdk-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el5_9.i386.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-debuginfo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el5_9.i386.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-demo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el5_9.i386.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-devel-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el5_9.i386.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-javadoc-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el5_9.i386.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-src-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el5_9.i386.rpm

x86_64:
java-1.7.0-openjdk-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el5_9.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-debuginfo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el5_9.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-demo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el5_9.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-devel-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el5_9.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-javadoc-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el5_9.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-src-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el5_9.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 6):

Source:
ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/enterprise/6Client/en/os/SRPMS/java-1.7.0-openjdk-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.src.rpm

i386:
java-1.7.0-openjdk-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.i686.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-debuginfo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.i686.rpm

x86_64:
java-1.7.0-openjdk-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-debuginfo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Optional (v. 6):

Source:
ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/enterprise/6Client/en/os/SRPMS/java-1.7.0-openjdk-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.src.rpm

i386:
java-1.7.0-openjdk-debuginfo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.i686.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-demo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.i686.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-devel-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.i686.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-src-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.i686.rpm

noarch:
java-1.7.0-openjdk-javadoc-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.noarch.rpm

x86_64:
java-1.7.0-openjdk-debuginfo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-demo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-devel-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-src-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux HPC Node (v. 6):

Source:
ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/enterprise/6ComputeNode/en/os/SRPMS/java-1.7.0-openjdk-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.src.rpm

x86_64:
java-1.7.0-openjdk-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-debuginfo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux HPC Node Optional (v. 6):

Source:
ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/enterprise/6ComputeNode/en/os/SRPMS/java-1.7.0-openjdk-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.src.rpm

noarch:
java-1.7.0-openjdk-javadoc-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.noarch.rpm

x86_64:
java-1.7.0-openjdk-debuginfo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-demo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-devel-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-src-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6):

Source:
ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/enterprise/6Server/en/os/SRPMS/java-1.7.0-openjdk-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.src.rpm

i386:
java-1.7.0-openjdk-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.i686.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-debuginfo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.i686.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-devel-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.i686.rpm

x86_64:
java-1.7.0-openjdk-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-debuginfo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-devel-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Optional (v. 6):

Source:
ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/enterprise/6Server/en/os/SRPMS/java-1.7.0-openjdk-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.src.rpm

i386:
java-1.7.0-openjdk-debuginfo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.i686.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-demo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.i686.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-src-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.i686.rpm

noarch:
java-1.7.0-openjdk-javadoc-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.noarch.rpm

x86_64:
java-1.7.0-openjdk-debuginfo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-demo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-src-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6):

Source:
ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/enterprise/6Workstation/en/os/SRPMS/java-1.7.0-openjdk-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.src.rpm

i386:
java-1.7.0-openjdk-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.i686.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-debuginfo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.i686.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-devel-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.i686.rpm

x86_64:
java-1.7.0-openjdk-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-debuginfo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-devel-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Optional (v. 6):

Source:
ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/enterprise/6Workstation/en/os/SRPMS/java-1.7.0-openjdk-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.src.rpm

i386:
java-1.7.0-openjdk-debuginfo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.i686.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-demo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.i686.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-src-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.i686.rpm

noarch:
java-1.7.0-openjdk-javadoc-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.noarch.rpm

x86_64:
java-1.7.0-openjdk-debuginfo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-demo-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.x86_64.rpm
java-1.7.0-openjdk-src-1.7.0.9-2.3.5.3.el6_3.x86_64.rpm

These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security.  Our key and
details on how to verify the signature are available from
https://access.redhat.com/security/team/key/#package

7. References:

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-0424.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-0425.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-0426.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-0427.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-0428.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-0429.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-0431.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-0432.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-0433.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-0434.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-0435.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-0440.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-0441.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-0442.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-0443.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-0444.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-0445.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-0450.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-1475.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-1476.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-1478.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-1480.html
https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#important
http://icedtea.classpath.org/hg/release/icedtea7-2.3/file/icedtea-2.3.5/NEWS

8. Contact:

The Red Hat security contact is <secalert@redhat.com>.  More contact
details at https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/

Copyright 2013 Red Hat, Inc.
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