openSUSE Security Update : java-1_8_0-openjdk (openSUSE-2016-443)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for java-1_8_0-openjdk to version jdk8u77-b03 fixes the
following security issue :

- CVE-2016-0636: Improve MethodHandle consistency, which
had allowed attackers to execute code. (bsc#972468)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP1:Update update
project.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=972468

Solution :

Update the affected java-1_8_0-openjdk packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 90480 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-0636

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