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Bug 894934 (CVE-2012-3174)

Summary: CVE-2012-3174 OpenJDK: MethodHandles incorrect permission checks (Libraries, 8004933)
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: David Jorm <djorm>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact:
Severity: urgent Docs Contact:
Priority: urgent    
Version: unspecifiedCC: ahughes, aph, dbhole, jerboaa, jlieskov, jvanek, mjc, omajid
Target Milestone: ---Keywords: Security
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Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Whiteboard: impact=critical,public=20130113,reported=20130113,source=internet,cvss2=6.8/AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P,rhel-5/java-1.7.0-oracle=affected,rhel-6/java-1.7.0-oracle=affected,rhel-5/java-1.7.0-openjdk=affected,rhel-6/java-1.7.0-openjdk=affected,fedora-all/java-1.7.0-openjdk=affected,rhel-5/java-1.5.0-ibm=notaffected,rhel-6/java-1.5.0-ibm=notaffected,rhel-5/java-1.6.0-ibm=notaffected,rhel-6/java-1.6.0-ibm=notaffected,rhel-5/java-1.7.0-ibm=affected,rhel-6/java-1.7.0-ibm=affected
Fixed In Version: icedtea7 2.1.4, icedtea7 2.2.4, icedtea7 2.3.4 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2013-01-17 06:03:25 EST Type: ---
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Bug Depends On: 894935, 894936, 894937, 894938, 895031, 895032, 895033, 895034, 895035    
Bug Blocks: 894173    

Description David Jorm 2013-01-13 22:59:06 EST
Oracle Java SE 7 Update 11 resolves CVE-2012-3174, an unknown flaw that allows for remote arbitrary code execution, related to CVE-2013-0422 (bug 894172).

External Reference:
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/alert-cve-2013-0422-1896849.html
Comment 4 Tomas Hoger 2013-01-14 05:51:24 EST
Created java-1.7.0-openjdk tracking bugs for this issue

Affects: fedora-all [bug 895035]
Comment 6 Tomas Hoger 2013-01-14 13:59:20 EST
Related commits in upstream OpenJDK7 repositories:

http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk7u/jdk7u-dev/jdk/rev/ecc14534318c
http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk7u/jdk7u-dev/jdk/rev/d9969a953f69
Comment 7 errata-xmlrpc 2013-01-14 15:54:34 EST
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Supplementary for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  Supplementary for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2013:0156 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0156.html
Comment 8 Vincent Danen 2013-01-14 17:38:10 EST
I'm not sure which of the two CVEs this is referring to, but this could be pertinent to OpenJDK where we can actually change code:

http://immunityproducts.blogspot.com.ar/2013/01/confirmed-java-only-fixed-one-of-two.html
Comment 9 Tomas Hoger 2013-01-15 07:37:06 EST
(In reply to comment #8)
> I'm not sure which of the two CVEs this is referring to

The post should be related to CVE-2013-0422, see bug 894172, comment 27.
Comment 13 Tomas Hoger 2013-01-16 03:04:13 EST
Patches integrated in upstream IcedTea versions 2.1.4, 2.2.4 and 2.3.4:

http://mail.openjdk.java.net/pipermail/distro-pkg-dev/2013-January/021413.html
Comment 14 errata-xmlrpc 2013-01-16 13:27:46 EST
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

Via RHSA-2013:0165 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0165.html
Comment 15 errata-xmlrpc 2013-03-11 14:58:07 EDT
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Supplementary for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  Supplementary for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2013:0626 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0626.html