Oracle Security Bulletin: June 12
Qualys® Vulnerability R&D Lab has released new vulnerability checks in the Qualys Cloud Platform to protect organizations against 14 vulnerabilities that were fixed in 1 bulletins announced today by Oracle. Customers can immediately audit their networks for these and other new vulnerabilities by accessing their Qualys subscription. Visit our blog to see how to prioritize remediation.
Oracle has released 1 security bulletins to fix newly discovered flaws in their software. Qualys has released the following checks for these new vulnerabilities:
Oracle Java SE Critical Patch Update - June 2012
- Urgent 5
- Qualys ID
- Vendor Reference
- Oracle Java CPU June 2012
- CVE Reference
- CVE-2012-0551, CVE-2012-1711, CVE-2012-1713, CVE-2012-1716, CVE-2012-1717, CVE-2012-1718, CVE-2012-1719, CVE-2012-1720, CVE-2012-1721, CVE-2012-1722, CVE-2012-1723, CVE-2012-1724, CVE-2012-1725, CVE-2012-1726
- CVSS Scores
- Base 10 / Temporal 8.3
Java Runtime Environment (JRE) is a platform that supports the execution of programs that are developed using the Java programming language. The JRE platform also supports Java Applets, which can be loaded from Web pages.
JRE and JDK are prone to multiple vulnerabilities that affect various components. Oracle's Java Critical Patch Update for June 2012 contains 14 new security fixes across Java SE products.
JDK and JRE 7 Update 4 and earlier
JDK and JRE 6 Update 32 and earlier
JDK and JRE 5.0 Update 35 and earlier
SDK and JRE 1.4.2_37 and earlier
- Exploitation can result in arbitrary code execution or lead to denial of service.
The vendor released an update to resolve these issues. Refer to vendor advisory Oracle Java CPU June 2012 to obtain more details.
The following are links for downloading patches to fix these vulnerabilities:
Oracle Java CPU June 2012 (Java)
These new vulnerability checks are included in Qualys vulnerability signature 2.2.148-3. Each Qualys account is automatically updated with the latest vulnerability signatures as they become available. To view the vulnerability signature version in your account, from the Qualys Help menu, select the About tab.
Selective Scan Instructions Using Qualys
To perform a selective vulnerability scan, configure a scan profile to use the following options:
- Ensure access to TCP ports 135 and 139 are available.
- Enable Windows Authentication (specify Authentication Records).
Enable the following Qualys IDs:
- If you would like the scan to return the Windows Hostname, also include QID 82044 and ensure access to UDP port 137 is available.
- If you would like to be notified if Qualys is unable to log on to a host (if Authentication fails), also include QID 105015.
In addition, prior to running a scan for these new vulnerabilities, you can estimate your exposure to these new threats by running the Risk Analysis Report, available from the Qualys Vulnerability Management Reports tab.
Access for Qualys Customers
For more information, customers may contact Qualys Technical Support.
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