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Red Hat update for java-1.7.0-openjdk


Secunia ID

SA51858

CVE-ID

CVE-2012-3174, CVE-2013-0422

Release Date

17 Jan 2013

Criticality

Highly Critical

Solution Status

Vendor Patch

Where

From remote

Impact
System access

This covers vulnerabilities where malicious people are able to gain system access and execute arbitrary code with the privileges of a local user.

Description

Red Hat has issued an update for java-1.7.0-openjdk. This fixes two vulnerabilities, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.

For more information:
SA51820

Solution

Updated packages are available via Red Hat Network.
https://rhn.redhat.com/

Original Advisory

RHSA-2013:0165-1:
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0165.html