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ESB-2007.0919 -- [HP-UX] -- HP-UX Running Java JRE and JDK, Remote Unauthorized Access

Date: 21 December 2007
References: ESB-2007.0789  

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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

                         ESB-2007.0919 -- [HP-UX]
        HP-UX Running Java JRE and JDK, Remote Unauthorized Access
                             21 December 2007

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:              Java Runtime Environment
                      Java Developer Kit
Publisher:            Hewlett-Packard
Operating System:     HP-UX
Impact:               Modify Arbitrary Files
                      Access Privileged Data
                      Inappropriate Access
                      Reduced Security
Access:               Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names:            CVE-2007-5689 CVE-2007-5274 CVE-2007-5273
                      CVE-2007-5240 CVE-2007-5239 CVE-2007-5238
                      CVE-2007-5237 CVE-2007-5236 CVE-2007-5232

Ref:                  ESB-2007.0789

Revision History:  December 21 2007: Afftected versions updated
                   November 16 2007: Initial Release

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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN

Document ID: c01234533
Version: 4

HPSBUX02284 SSRT071483 rev.4 - HP-UX Running Java JRE and JDK, Remote
Unauthorized Access

NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as
soon as possible.

Release Date: 2007-11-19
Last Updated: 2007-12-19

Potential Security Impact: Remote unauthorized access

Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team

VULNERABILITY SUMMARY
Potential security vulnerabilities have been identified in Java Runtime
Environment (JRE) and Java Developer Kit (JDK) running on HP-UX. These
vulnerabilities may allow remote unauthorized access.

References: SUN Alert ID: 103071 (CVE-2007-5240), 103072 (CVE-2007-5239),
103073 (CVE-2007-5236, CVE-2007-5237, CVE-2007-5238), 103078 (CVE-2007-5273,
CVE-2007-5274), 103079 (CVE-2007-5232), 103112 (CVE-2007-5689)

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP-UX B.11.11, B.11.23, and B.11.31 running Java Runtime Environment (JRE)
v5.0.10 and earlier, and Java Developer Kit (JDK), v1.4.2.16 and earlier.

BACKGROUND

To determine if a system has an affected version, search the output of
"swlist -a revision -l fileset" for an affected fileset. Then determine
if a fixed revision or applicable patch is installed. 

AFFECTED VERSIONS 

HP-UX B.11.11 
HP-UX B.11.23 
HP-UX B.11.31 
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Jpi14.JPI14-COM 
Jpi14.JPI14-COM-DOC 
Jpi14.JPI14-IPF32 
Jpi14.JPI14-PA11 
Jdk14.JDK14-COM 
Jdk14.JDK14-DEMO 
Jdk14.JDK14-IPF32 
Jdk14.JDK14-IPF64 
Jdk14.JDK14-PA11 
Jdk14.JDK14-PA20 
Jdk14.JDK14-PA20W 
Jdk14.JDK14-PNV2 
Jdk14.JDK14-PWV2 
Jre14.JRE14-COM 
Jre14.JRE14-COM-DOC 
Jre14.JRE14-IPF32 
Jre14.JRE14-IPF32-HS 
Jre14.JRE14-IPF64 
Jre14.JRE14-IPF64-HS 
Jre14.JRE14-PA11 
Jre14.JRE14-PA11-HS 
Jre14.JRE14-PA20 
Jre14.JRE14-PA20-HS 
Jre14.JRE14-PA20W 
Jre14.JRE14-PA20W-HS 
Jre14.JRE14-PNV2 
Jre14.JRE14-PNV2-H 
Jre14.JRE14-PWV2 
Jre14.JRE14-PWV2-H 
action: install revision 1.4.2.17.00 or subsequent 

Jdk15.JDK15-COM 
Jdk15.JDK15-DEMO 
Jdk15.JDK15-IPF32 
Jdk15.JDK15-IPF64 
Jdk15.JDK15-PA20 
Jdk15.JDK15-PA20W 
Jdk15.JDK15-PNV2 
Jdk15.JDK15-PWV2 
Jre15.JRE15-COM 
Jre15.JRE15-COM-DOC 
Jre15.JRE15-IPF32 
Jre15.JRE15-IPF32-HS 
Jre15.JRE15-IPF64 
Jre15.JRE15-IPF64-HS 
Jre15.JRE15-PA20 
Jre15.JRE15-PA20-HS 
Jre15.JRE15-PA20W 
Jre15.JRE15-PA20W-HS 
Jre15.JRE15-PNV2 
Jre15.JRE15-PNV2-H 
Jre15.JRE15-PWV2 
Jre15.JRE15-PWV2-H 
- - ->action: install revision 1.5.0.11 or subsequent 

END AFFECTED VERSIONS 



RESOLUTION
HP is providing the following Java updates to resolve the vulnerabilities. 
The updates are available from: http://www.hp.com/go/java 

These issues are addressed in the following versions of the HP Java: 

HP-UX B.11.11
 JDK and JRE v5.0.11 or subsequent
 
SDK and JRE v1.4.2.17 or subsequent
 
HP-UX B.11.23
 JDK and JRE v5.0.11 or subsequent
 
SDK and JRE v1.4.2.17 or subsequent
 
HP-UX B.11.31
 JDK and JRE v5.0.11 or subsequent
 
SDK and JRE v1.4.2.17 or subsequent
 

Older versions of Java may remain installed on the system or removed if
no longer needed. 

MANUAL ACTIONS: Yes - Update 
For Java v5.0.10 and earlier, update to Java v5.0.11 or subsequent. 
For Java v1.4.2.16 and earlier, update to Java v1.4.2.17 or subsequent. 

PRODUCT SPECIFIC INFORMATION 

HP-UX Software Assistant: 
HP-UX Software Assistant is an enhanced application that replaces
HP-UX Security Patch Check. It analyzes all HP-issued Security Bulletins
and lists recommended actions that may apply to a specific HP-UX system.
It can also download patches and create a depot automatically. For more
information see: https://www.hp.com/go/swa 

HISTORY: 
Version: 1 (rev.1) 31 October 2007 Initial release 
Version: 2 (rev.2) 14 November 2007 JDK and JRE v5.0.11, SDK and
JRE v1.4.2.17 are available. 
Version: 3 (rev.3) 19 November 2007 Format change in references. 
Version: 4 (rev.4) 19 December 2007 Change Affected Versions, v5.0.11
maps to revision 1.5.0.11. 

Third Party Security Patches: 
Third party security patches which are to be installed on systems running
HP software products should be applied in accordance with the customer's
patch management policy. Support: For further information, contact normal
HP Services support channel. 

Support: For further information, contact normal HP Services support channel.

Report: To report a potential security vulnerability with any HP supported
product, send Email to: security-alert@hp.com 
It is strongly recommended that security related information being
communicated to HP be encrypted using PGP, especially exploit information. 
To get the security-alert PGP key, please send an e-mail message as follows:
  To: security-alert@hp.com 
  Subject: get key

Subscribe: To initiate a subscription to receive future HP Security Bulletins
via Email: 
http://h30046.www3.hp.com/driverAlertProfile.php?regioncode=NA&langcode=USENG&jumpid=in_SC-GEN__driverITRC&topiccode=ITRC 
On the web page: ITRC security bulletins and patch sign-up 
Under Step1: your ITRC security bulletins and patches 
  - check ALL categories for which alerts are required and continue.
Under Step2: your ITRC operating systems 
  - verify your operating system selections are checked and save.


To update an existing subscription: http://h30046.www3.hp.com/subSignIn.php 
Log in on the web page: Subscriber's choice for Business: sign-in. 
On the web page: Subscriber's Choice: your profile summary - use Edit Profile
to update appropriate sections.


To review previously published Security Bulletins visit:
http://www.itrc.hp.com/service/cki/secBullArchive.do 


* The Software Product Category that this Security Bulletin relates to is
represented by the 5th and 6th characters of the Bulletin number in the title: 

GN = HP General SW
MA = HP Management Agents
MI = Misc. 3rd Party SW
MP = HP MPE/iX
NS = HP NonStop Servers
OV = HP OpenVMS
PI = HP Printing & Imaging
ST = HP Storage SW
TL = HP Trusted Linux
TU = HP Tru64 UNIX
UX = HP-UX
VV = HP VirtualVault


System management and security procedures must be reviewed frequently to
maintain system integrity. HP is continually reviewing and enhancing the
security features of software products to provide customers with current
secure solutions.


"HP is broadly distributing this Security Bulletin in order to bring to the
attention of users of the affected HP products the important security
information contained in this Bulletin. HP recommends that all users
determine the applicability of this information to their individual
situations and take appropriate action. HP does not warrant that this
information is necessarily accurate or complete for all user situations and,
consequently, HP will not be responsible for any damages resulting from
user's use or disregard of the information provided in this Bulletin. To
the extent permitted by law, HP disclaims all warranties, either express
or implied, including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for
a particular purpose, title and non-infringement."

ęCopyright 2007 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P. 

Hewlett-Packard Company shall not be liable for technical or editorial
errors or omissions contained herein. The information provided is provided
"as is" without warranty of any kind. To the extent permitted by law,
neither HP or its affiliates, subcontractors or suppliers will be liable
for incidental, special or consequential damages including downtime cost;
lost profits; damages relating to the procurement of substitute products
or services; or damages for loss of data, or software restoration. The
information in this document is subject to change without notice.
Hewlett-Packard Company and the names of Hewlett-Packard products
referenced herein are trademarks of Hewlett-Packard Company in the United
States and other countries. Other product and company names mentioned
herein may be trademarks of their respective owners.

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