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IcedTea JDK: Multiple vulnerabilities

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1.  Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Version Information

Advisory Reference GLSA 201406-32 / icedtea-bin
Release Date June 29, 2014
Latest Revision June 29, 2014: 1
Impact high
Exploitable remote
Package Vulnerable versions Unaffected versions Architecture(s)
dev-java/icedtea-bin < 6.1.13.3 >= 6.1.13.3 All supported architectures

Related bugreports: #312297, #330205, #340819, #346799, #352035, #353418, #354231, #355127, #370787, #387637, #404095, #421031, #429522, #433389, #438750, #442478, #457206, #458410, #461714, #466822, #477210, #489570, #508270

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in the IcedTea JDK, the worst of which could lead to arbitrary code execution.

2.  Impact Information

Background

IcedTea is a distribution of the Java OpenJDK source code built with free build tools.

Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in the IcedTea JDK. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact

A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, cause a Denial of Service condition, obtain sensitive information, bypass intended security policies, or have other unspecified impact.

3.  Resolution Information

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All IcedTea JDK users should upgrade to the latest version:

Code Listing 3.1: Resolution

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-java/icedtea-bin-6.1.13.3"

4.  References



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