CVE-2013-2449

Published: 18 June 2013

Unspecified vulnerability in the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) component in Oracle Java SE 7 Update 21 and earlier, and OpenJDK 7, allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality via unknown vectors related to Libraries. NOTE: the previous information is from the June 2013 CPU. Oracle has not commented on claims from another vendor that this issue is related to GnomeFileTypeDetector and a missing check for read permissions for a path.

Priority

Medium

Status

Package Release Status
openjdk-6
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Pending
(6b27-1.12.6)
openjdk-6b18
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

openjdk-7
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Pending
(2.3.10)

Notes

AuthorNote
mdeslaur
in lucid+, NetX and the plugin moved to the icedtea-web package
jdstrand
sun-java6 is not redistributable, no longer in the archive and
no longer tracked
sun-java5 is EOL upstream and no longer tracked
as of 2013-06-19, upstream IcedTea updates are not available
updates break the icedtea-web plugin and it will need this fix:
http://mail.openjdk.java.net/pipermail/distro-pkg-dev/2013-June/023745.html

References