Debian Security Advisory

DLA-704-1 openjdk-7 -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
06 Nov 2016
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 841692.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-5542, CVE-2016-5554, CVE-2016-5573, CVE-2016-5582, CVE-2016-5597.
More information:

Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenJDK, an implementation of the Oracle Java platform, resulting in information disclosure, denial of service and arbitrary code execution.

For Debian 7 Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 7u111-2.6.7-2~deb7u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your openjdk-7 packages.

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