Bug 745459 (CVE-2011-3556)

Summary: CVE-2011-3556 OpenJDK: RMI DGC server remote code execution (RMI, 7077466)
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Tomas Hoger <thoger>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact:
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Priority: urgent    
Version: unspecifiedCC: ahughes, aph, dbhole, jvanek, mjc, omajid, security-response-team
Target Milestone: ---Keywords: Security
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Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Whiteboard: impact=critical,public=20111018,reported=20111012,source=oracle,cvss2=6.8/AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P,rhel-5/java-1.6.0-openjdk=affected,rhel-6/java-1.6.0-openjdk=affected,rhel-4.9/java-1.6.0-sun=affected,rhel-5.8/java-1.6.0-sun=affected,rhel-6.2/java-1.6.0-sun=affected,rhel-4.9/java-1.4.2-ibm=affected,rhel-5.8/java-1.4.2-ibm=affected,rhel-6.3/java-1.4.2-ibm-sap=affected,rhel-4.9/java-1.5.0-ibm=affected,rhel-5.8/java-1.5.0-ibm=affected,rhel-6.2/java-1.5.0-ibm=affected,rhel-4.9/java-1.6.0-ibm=affected,rhel-5.8/java-1.6.0-ibm=affected,rhel-6.3/java-1.6.0-ibm=affected
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Last Closed: 2012-02-29 10:48:25 EST Type: ---
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Bug Depends On: 744786, 744787, 744788, 744789, 744819, 744820, 744822, 755960, 755961, 755962, 769184, 769185, 769186, 769324, 769325, 769326, 769327, 769328    
Bug Blocks: 744688    

Description Tomas Hoger 2011-10-12 08:50:26 EDT
It was found that RMI Registry implementation in OpenJDK did not properly restrict access to some of its methods.  A remote client able to connect to the RMI Registry could use this flaw to execute arbitrary code on the server running the registry.
Comment 5 Vincent Danen 2011-10-18 16:53:05 EDT
External References:

http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/javacpuoct2011-443431.html
Comment 6 errata-xmlrpc 2011-10-18 19:26:34 EDT
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

Via RHSA-2011:1380 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-1380.html
Comment 8 errata-xmlrpc 2011-10-19 13:22:50 EDT
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Supplementary for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  Supplementary for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  Extras for RHEL 4

Via RHSA-2011:1384 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-1384.html
Comment 9 Fedora Update System 2011-11-04 21:27:01 EDT
java-1.6.0-openjdk-1.6.0.0-60.1.10.4.fc16 has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 10 errata-xmlrpc 2011-11-24 11:03:20 EST
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Supplementary for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  Extras for RHEL 4
  Supplementary for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2011:1478 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-1478.html
Comment 11 errata-xmlrpc 2012-01-09 15:08:50 EST
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Extras for RHEL 4
  Supplementary for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

Via RHSA-2012:0006 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-0006.html
Comment 12 errata-xmlrpc 2012-01-18 14:26:07 EST
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Supplementary for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  Extras for RHEL 4
  Supplementary for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2012:0034 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-0034.html
Comment 13 errata-xmlrpc 2012-02-29 09:48:38 EST
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  RHEL 4 for SAP
  RHEL 5 for SAP
  RHEL 6 for SAP

Via RHSA-2012:0343 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-0343.html
Comment 14 errata-xmlrpc 2013-10-23 13:01:34 EDT
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Network Satellite Server v 5.4

Via RHSA-2013:1455 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-1455.html