SUSE SLED11 Security Update : java-1_7_0-openjdk (SUSE-SU-2016:0269-1) (SLOTH)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

java-1_7_0-openjdk was updated to version 7u95 to fix 9 security
issues. (bsc#962743)

- CVE-2015-4871: Rebinding of the receiver of a
DirectMethodHandle may allow a protected method to be
accessed

- CVE-2015-7575: Further reduce use of MD5 (SLOTH)
(bsc#960996)

- CVE-2015-8126: Vulnerability in the AWT component
related to splashscreen displays

- CVE-2015-8472: Vulnerability in the AWT component,
addressed by same fix

- CVE-2016-0402: Vulnerability in the Networking component
related to URL processing

- CVE-2016-0448: Vulnerability in the JMX comonent related
to attribute processing

- CVE-2016-0466: Vulnerability in the JAXP component,
related to limits

- CVE-2016-0483: Vulnerability in the AWT component
related to image decoding

- CVE-2016-0494: Vulnerability in 2D component related to
font actions

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/960996
https://bugzilla.suse.com/962743
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-4871.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-7575.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-8126.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-8472.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-0402.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-0448.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-0466.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-0483.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-0494.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?c1891486

Solution :

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

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch sledsp4-java-1_7_0-openjdk-12374=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch sledsp3-java-1_7_0-openjdk-12374=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-java-1_7_0-openjdk-12374=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch dbgsp3-java-1_7_0-openjdk-12374=1

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

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 88486 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-4871
CVE-2015-7575
CVE-2015-8126
CVE-2015-8472
CVE-2016-0402
CVE-2016-0448
CVE-2016-0466
CVE-2016-0483
CVE-2016-0494

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