Oracle Java SE Multiple Vulnerabilities (January 2016 CPU) (SLOTH) (Unix)

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Synopsis :

The remote Unix host contains a programming platform that is affected
by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

The version of Oracle (formerly Sun) Java SE or Java for Business
installed on the remote host is prior to 8 Update 71, 7 Update 95, or
6 Update 111. It is, therefore, affected by security vulnerabilities
in the following components :

- 2D
- AWT
- JAXP
- JMX
- Libraries
- Networking
- Security

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?6dbd87f4
http://www.nessus.org/u?3f13fe03
http://www.nessus.org/u?796894ea
http://www.nessus.org/u?dafbe2d9
http://www.mitls.org/pages/attacks/SLOTH
http://www.mitls.org/downloads/transcript-collisions.pdf

Solution :

Upgrade to Oracle JDK / JRE 8 Update 71, 7 Update 95, 6 Update 111,
or later. If necessary, remove any affected versions.

Note that an Extended Support contract with Oracle is needed to obtain
JDK / JRE 6 Update 111 or later.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

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