Important: java-1.6.0-openjdk

2014-09-14T16:54:00
ID ALAS-2012-119
Type amazon
Reporter Amazon
Modified 2014-09-14T16:54:00

Description

Issue Overview:

It was discovered that the Beans component in OpenJDK did not perform permission checks properly. An untrusted Java application or applet could use this flaw to use classes from restricted packages, allowing it to bypass Java sandbox restrictions. (CVE-2012-1682 __)

A hardening fix was applied to the AWT component in OpenJDK, removing functionality from the restricted SunToolkit class that was used in combination with other flaws to bypass Java sandbox restrictions. (CVE-2012-0547 __)

Affected Packages:

java-1.6.0-openjdk

Issue Correction:
Run yum update java-1.6.0-openjdk to update your system.

New Packages:

i686:  
    java-1.6.0-openjdk-demo-1.6.0.0-52.1.11.4.46.amzn1.i686  
    java-1.6.0-openjdk-1.6.0.0-52.1.11.4.46.amzn1.i686  
    java-1.6.0-openjdk-javadoc-1.6.0.0-52.1.11.4.46.amzn1.i686  
    java-1.6.0-openjdk-src-1.6.0.0-52.1.11.4.46.amzn1.i686  
    java-1.6.0-openjdk-debuginfo-1.6.0.0-52.1.11.4.46.amzn1.i686  
    java-1.6.0-openjdk-devel-1.6.0.0-52.1.11.4.46.amzn1.i686

src:  
    java-1.6.0-openjdk-1.6.0.0-52.1.11.4.46.amzn1.src

x86_64:  
    java-1.6.0-openjdk-src-1.6.0.0-52.1.11.4.46.amzn1.x86_64  
    java-1.6.0-openjdk-devel-1.6.0.0-52.1.11.4.46.amzn1.x86_64  
    java-1.6.0-openjdk-demo-1.6.0.0-52.1.11.4.46.amzn1.x86_64  
    java-1.6.0-openjdk-debuginfo-1.6.0.0-52.1.11.4.46.amzn1.x86_64  
    java-1.6.0-openjdk-1.6.0.0-52.1.11.4.46.amzn1.x86_64  
    java-1.6.0-openjdk-javadoc-1.6.0.0-52.1.11.4.46.amzn1.x86_64