enterprise-watch-list April 2008 archive
Main Archive Page > Month Archives  > enterprise-watch-list archives
enterprise-watch-list: [RHSA-2008:0243-01] Moderate: java-1.4.2-

[RHSA-2008:0243-01] Moderate: java-1.4.2-bea security update

From: <bugzilla_at_nospam>
Date: Mon Apr 28 2008 - 09:25:12 GMT
To: rhsa-announce@redhat.com, enterprise-watch-list@redhat.com


-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----

Hash: SHA1


Red Hat Security Advisory Synopsis: Moderate: java-1.4.2-bea security update Advisory ID: RHSA-2008:0243-01 Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux Extras Advisory URL: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-0243.html Issue date: 2008-04-28 Keywords: Security CVE Names: CVE-2008-1187 =====================================================================
  1. Summary:

Updated java-1.4.2-bea packages that fix a security issue are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 Extras, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Extras, and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Supplementary.

This update has been rated as having moderate security impact by the Red Hat Security Response Team.

2. Relevant releases/architectures:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 3 Extras - i386, ia64 Red Hat Desktop version 3 Extras - i386 Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES version 3 Extras - i386, ia64 Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS version 3 Extras - i386, ia64 Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras - i386, ia64, x86_64 Red Hat Desktop version 4 Extras - i386, x86_64 Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES version 4 Extras - i386, ia64, x86_64 Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS version 4 Extras - i386, ia64, x86_64 RHEL Desktop Supplementary (v. 5 client) - i386, x86_64 RHEL Supplementary (v. 5 server) - i386, ia64, x86_64

3. Description:

The BEA WebLogic JRockit 1.4.2_16 JRE and SDK contains BEA WebLogic JRockit Virtual Machine 1.4.2_16 and is certified for the Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition, v1.4.2.

A flaw was found in the Java XSLT processing classes. An untrusted application or applet could cause a denial of service, or execute arbitrary code with the permissions of the user running the JRE. (CVE-2008-1187)

Please note: This vulnerability can only be triggered in java-1.4.2-bea by calling the "appletviewer" application.

All java-1.4.2-bea users should upgrade to this updated package which addresses this vulnerability.

4. Solution:

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

This update is available via Red Hat Network. Details on how to use the Red Hat Network to apply this update are available at http://kbase.redhat.com/faq/FAQ_58_10188

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

436030 - CVE-2008-1187 Untrusted applet and application XSLT processing privilege escalation

6. Package List:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 3 Extras:

i386: java-1.4.2-bea-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el3.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-devel-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el3.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-jdbc-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el3.i686.rpm

ia64: java-1.4.2-bea-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el3.ia64.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-devel-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el3.ia64.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-jdbc-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el3.ia64.rpm

Red Hat Desktop version 3 Extras:

i386: java-1.4.2-bea-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el3.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-devel-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el3.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-jdbc-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el3.i686.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES version 3 Extras:

i386: java-1.4.2-bea-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el3.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-devel-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el3.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-jdbc-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el3.i686.rpm

ia64: java-1.4.2-bea-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el3.ia64.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-devel-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el3.ia64.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-jdbc-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el3.ia64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS version 3 Extras:

i386: java-1.4.2-bea-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el3.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-devel-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el3.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-jdbc-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el3.i686.rpm

ia64: java-1.4.2-bea-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el3.ia64.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-devel-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el3.ia64.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-jdbc-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el3.ia64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras:

i386: java-1.4.2-bea-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-devel-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-jdbc-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.i686.rpm

ia64: java-1.4.2-bea-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.ia64.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-devel-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.ia64.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-jdbc-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.ia64.rpm

x86_64:
java-1.4.2-bea-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-devel-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.i686.rpm

Red Hat Desktop version 4 Extras:

i386: java-1.4.2-bea-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-devel-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-jdbc-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.i686.rpm

x86_64:
java-1.4.2-bea-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-devel-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.i686.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES version 4 Extras:

i386: java-1.4.2-bea-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-devel-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-jdbc-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.i686.rpm

ia64: java-1.4.2-bea-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.ia64.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-devel-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.ia64.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-jdbc-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.ia64.rpm

x86_64:
java-1.4.2-bea-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-devel-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.i686.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS version 4 Extras:

i386: java-1.4.2-bea-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-devel-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-jdbc-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.i686.rpm

ia64: java-1.4.2-bea-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.ia64.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-devel-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.ia64.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-jdbc-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.ia64.rpm

x86_64:
java-1.4.2-bea-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-devel-1.4.2.16-1jpp.4.el4.i686.rpm

RHEL Desktop Supplementary (v. 5 client):

i386: java-1.4.2-bea-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-demo-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-devel-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-jdbc-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-missioncontrol-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-src-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.i686.rpm

x86_64: java-1.4.2-bea-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-demo-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-devel-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-jdbc-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-missioncontrol-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-src-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.i686.rpm

RHEL Supplementary (v. 5 server):

i386: java-1.4.2-bea-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-demo-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-devel-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-jdbc-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-missioncontrol-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-src-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.i686.rpm

ia64: java-1.4.2-bea-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.ia64.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-demo-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.ia64.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-devel-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.ia64.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-jdbc-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.ia64.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-src-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.ia64.rpm

x86_64: java-1.4.2-bea-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-demo-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-devel-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-jdbc-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-missioncontrol-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.i686.rpm java-1.4.2-bea-src-1.4.2.16-1jpp.2.el5.i686.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://www.redhat.com/security/team/key/#package

7. References: http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2008-1187 http://dev2dev.bea.com/pub/advisory/277 http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#moderate

8. Contact:

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

Copyright 2008 Red Hat, Inc.
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----

Version: GnuPG v1.4.4 (GNU/Linux)

iD8DBQFIFZfvXlSAg2UNWIIRAqOOAKC3WZ9uHTYgBX1Ia6xuqOKNZVLoqwCfbaFd M2kvJZUYxpXflRE+6aIBi8Y=
=h4vF
-----END PGP SIGNATURE-----
-- Enterprise-watch-list mailing list Enterprise-watch-list@redhat.com https://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/enterprise-watch-list