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From: "Christopher Díaz Riveros" <chrisadr@g.o>
To: gentoo-announce@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-announce] [ GLSA 201711-14 ] IcedTea: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: Sun, 19 Nov 2017 20:37:01
Message-Id: 1511123709.29347.50.camel@gentoo.org
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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201711-14
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                                           https://security.gentoo.org/
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 Severity: Normal
    Title: IcedTea: Multiple vulnerabilities
     Date: November 19, 2017
     Bugs: #636522
       ID: 201711-14

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Synopsis
========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in IcedTea, the worst of which
may allow execution of arbitrary code.

Background
==========

IcedTea’s aim is to provide OpenJDK in a form suitable for easy
configuration, compilation and distribution with the primary goal of
allowing inclusion in GNU/Linux distributions.

Affected packages
=================

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     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
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  1  dev-java/icedtea-bin         < 3.6.0                    >= 3.6.0 

Description
===========

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

Impact
======

A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process, cause a Denial of Service condition, or gain
access to information.

Workaround
==========

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
==========

All IcedTea binary users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-java/icedtea-bin-3.6.0"

References
==========

[  1 ] CVE-2017-10274
       https://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2017-10274
[  2 ] CVE-2017-10281
       https://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2017-10281
[  3 ] CVE-2017-10285
       https://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2017-10285
[  4 ] CVE-2017-10295
       https://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2017-10295
[  5 ] CVE-2017-10345
       https://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2017-10345
[  6 ] CVE-2017-10346
       https://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2017-10346
[  7 ] CVE-2017-10347
       https://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2017-10347
[  8 ] CVE-2017-10348
       https://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2017-10348
[  9 ] CVE-2017-10349
       https://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2017-10349
[ 10 ] CVE-2017-10350
       https://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2017-10350
[ 11 ] CVE-2017-10355
       https://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2017-10355
[ 12 ] CVE-2017-10356
       https://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2017-10356
[ 13 ] CVE-2017-10357
       https://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2017-10357
[ 14 ] CVE-2017-10388
       https://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2017-10388

Availability
============

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

 https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201711-14

Concerns?
=========

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@g.o or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
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Copyright 2017 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5

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