Debian Security Advisory

DSA-2923-1 openjdk-7 -- security update

Date Reported:
05 May 2014
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2013-6629, CVE-2013-6954, CVE-2014-0429, CVE-2014-0446, CVE-2014-0451, CVE-2014-0452, CVE-2014-0453, CVE-2014-0454, CVE-2014-0455, CVE-2014-0456, CVE-2014-0457, CVE-2014-0458, CVE-2014-0459, CVE-2014-0460, CVE-2014-0461, CVE-2014-1876, CVE-2014-2397, CVE-2014-2398, CVE-2014-2402, CVE-2014-2403, CVE-2014-2412, CVE-2014-2413, CVE-2014-2414, CVE-2014-2421, CVE-2014-2423, CVE-2014-2427.
More information:

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

For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in version 7u55-2.4.7-1~deb7u1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in version 7u55-2.4.7-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your openjdk-7 packages.