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Vulnerability of HtmlUnit: code execution via Invalid Rhino Initialization

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can use a vulnerability via Invalid Rhino Initialization of HtmlUnit, in order to run code.
Vulnerable software: Debian, Ubuntu.
Severity of this announce: 2/4.
Creation date: 17/08/2020.
Références of this computer vulnerability: CVE-2020-5529, DLA-2326-1, USN-4584-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-33085.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can use a vulnerability via Invalid Rhino Initialization of HtmlUnit, in order to run code.
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This weakness announce impacts software or systems such as Debian, Ubuntu.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this vulnerability alert is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer threat announce.

Solutions for this threat 

Debian 9: new htmlunit packages.
New packages are available:
  Debian 9: htmlunit 2.8-2+deb9u1

Ubuntu 16.04: new libhtmlunit-java packages.
New packages are available:
  Ubuntu 16.04 LTS: libhtmlunit-java 2.8-1ubuntu2.1
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