Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Slackware Local Security Checks >> SSA-2005-170-01 java (jre, j2sdk)


Vulnerability Assessment Details

SSA-2005-170-01 java (jre, j2sdk)

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
SSA-2005-170-01 java (jre, j2sdk)

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Sun has released a couple of security advisories pertaining to both the
Java Runtime Environment and the Standard Edition Development Kit.
These could permit applets to read or write to local files. For more
details, Sun's advisories may be found here:

http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-101748-1
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-101749-1

Slackware repackage's Sun's Java(TM) binaries without changing them, so
the packages from Slackware -current should be used for all glibc based
Slackware versions.


Here are the details from the Slackware -current ChangeLog:
+--------------------------+
Sun Jun 19 21:45:07 PDT 2005
l/jre-1_5_0_03-i586-1.tgz: This already-issued package fixes some
recently announced security issues that could permit applets to read
or write to local files. See:
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-101748-1
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-101749-1
(* Security fix *)
extra/j2sdk-1.5.0_03/j2sdk-1_5_0_03-i586-1.tgz: Fixed the slack-desc
to not include the release version to prevent future mishaps. :-)
This already-issued package fixes some recently announced security
issues that could permit applets to read or write to local files.
See:
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-101748-1
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-101749-1
(* Security fix *)
+--------------------------+



Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005 Michel Arboi

Cables, Connectors

Corsair Hydro Series H60 High Performance Liquid CPU Cooler - cooling system...
$60.0
Corsair Hydro Series H60 High Performance Liquid CPU Cooler - cooling system... picture2017 4GB Memory DDR2 PC2-6400 800MHz Micron Chips Dimm RAM For Desktop AMD CPU
$9.75
2017 4GB Memory DDR2 PC2-6400 800MHz Micron Chips Dimm RAM For Desktop AMD CPU pictureIntel Xeon E5-1630V3 3.7Ghz Four Core 10Mb GT/s Processor SR20L
$325.0
Intel Xeon E5-1630V3 3.7Ghz Four Core 10Mb GT/s Processor SR20L pictureAMD Athlon II X4 640 Quad-Core CPU Processor (3.0GHz,2M,AM2+ AM3) ADX640WFK42GM
$21.99
AMD Athlon II X4 640 Quad-Core CPU Processor (3.0GHz,2M,AM2+ AM3) ADX640WFK42GM picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.