SUSE SLES11 Security Update : java-1_6_0-ibm (SUSE-SU-2017:1444-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This update for java-1_6_0-ibm fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2016-9840: zlib: Out-of-bounds pointer arithmetic in
inftrees.c

- CVE-2016-9841: zlib: Out-of-bounds pointer arithmetic in
inffast.c

- CVE-2016-9842: zlib: Undefined left shift of negative
number

- CVE-2016-9843: zlib: Big-endian out-of-bounds pointer

- CVE-2017-1289: IBM JDK: XML External Entity Injection
(XXE) error when processing XML data

- CVE-2017-3509: OpenJDK: improper re-use of NTLM
authenticated connections

- CVE-2017-3539: OpenJDK: MD5 allowed for jar verification

- CVE-2017-3533: OpenJDK: newline injection in the FTP
client

- CVE-2017-3544: OpenJDK: newline injection in the SMTP
client

- Version update to 6.0-16.40 bsc#1027038 CVE-2016-2183

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1027038
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1038505
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-2183.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9840.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9841.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9842.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9843.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-1289.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3509.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3514.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3533.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3539.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3544.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?53628f03

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-LTSS:zypper in -t patch
slessp3-java-1_6_0-ibm-13130=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3:zypper in -t patch
sleposp3-java-1_6_0-ibm-13130=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

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