Bug 975126 (CVE-2013-2461) - CVE-2013-2461 OpenJDK: Missing check for valid DOMCanonicalizationMethod canonicalization algorithm (Libraries, 8014281)
Summary: CVE-2013-2461 OpenJDK: Missing check for valid DOMCanonicalizationMethod cano...
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: CVE-2013-2461
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
high
high
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Keywords: Security
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Blocks: 973111
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2013-06-17 16:31 UTC by Stefan Cornelius
Modified: 2019-01-16 10:29 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2013-07-04 08:22:03 UTC


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External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2013:0957 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Critical: java-1.7.0-openjdk security update 2013-06-20 04:03:33 UTC
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2013:0958 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Important: java-1.7.0-openjdk security update 2013-06-20 04:03:25 UTC
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2013:0963 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Critical: java-1.7.0-oracle security update 2013-11-13 16:09:17 UTC
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2013:1014 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Important: java-1.6.0-openjdk security update 2013-07-03 21:08:42 UTC
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2014:0414 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Important: java-1.6.0-sun security update 2017-12-15 19:38:49 UTC

Description Stefan Cornelius 2013-06-17 16:31:56 UTC
It was discovered that the DOMCanonicalizationMethod did not properly verify the canonicalization algorithm. A remote attacker could possibly exploit this flaw to bypass correct XML signature verification.

Comment 1 Jan Lieskovsky 2013-06-19 14:19:41 UTC
External References:

http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/javacpujun2013-1899847.html

Comment 2 errata-xmlrpc 2013-06-20 00:06:02 UTC
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

Via RHSA-2013:0958 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0958.html

Comment 3 errata-xmlrpc 2013-06-20 00:10:14 UTC
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2013:0957 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0957.html

Comment 4 Stefan Cornelius 2013-06-20 12:01:36 UTC
OpenJDK7 upstream repositories commit:

http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk7u/jdk7u-dev/jdk/rev/abe9ea5a50d2

Comment 5 errata-xmlrpc 2013-06-20 14:53:37 UTC
This issue has been addressed in following products:

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

Via RHSA-2013:0963 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0963.html

Comment 6 errata-xmlrpc 2013-07-03 17:12:03 UTC
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2013:1014 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-1014.html

Comment 8 errata-xmlrpc 2014-04-17 11:34:38 UTC
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

Via RHSA-2014:0414 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-0414.html


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