SUSE SLES12 Security Update : java-1_8_0-ibm (SUSE-SU-2016:0390-1) (SLOTH)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update for java-1_8_0-ibm fixes the following security issues by
updating to 8.0-2.10 (bsc#963937) :

- CVE-2015-5041: Could could have invoked non-public
interface methods under certain circumstances

- CVE-2015-7575: The TLS protocol could allow weaker than
expected security caused by a collision attack when
using the MD5 hash function for signing a
ServerKeyExchange message during a TLS handshake. An
attacker could exploit this vulnerability using
man-in-the-middle techniques to impersonate a TLS server
and obtain credentials

- CVE-2015-8126: buffer overflow in libpng caused by
improper bounds checking by the png_set_PLTE() and
png_get_PLTE() functions

- CVE-2015-8472: buffer overflow in libpng caused by
improper bounds checking by the png_set_PLTE() and
png_get_PLTE() functions

- CVE-2016-0402: An unspecified vulnerability related to
the Networking component has no confidentiality impact,
partial integrity impact, and no availability impact

- CVE-2016-0448: An unspecified vulnerability related to
the JMX component could allow a remote attacker to
obtain sensitive information

- CVE-2016-0466: An unspecified vulnerability related to
the JAXP component could allow a remote attacker to
cause a denial of service

- CVE-2016-0475: An unspecified vulnerability related to
the Libraries component has partial confidentiality
impact, partial integrity impact, and no availability
impact

- CVE-2016-0483: An unspecified vulnerability related to
the AWT component has complete confidentiality impact,
complete integrity impact, and complete availability
impact

- CVE-2016-0494: An unspecified vulnerability related to
the 2D component has complete confidentiality impact,
complete integrity impact, and complete availability
impact

The following bugs were fixed :

- bsc#960402: resolve package conflicts in devel package

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/960402
https://bugzilla.suse.com/963937
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-5041.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-2016-0475.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?f7d1489c

Solution :

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

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP1 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2016-227=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-227=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

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