SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : java-1_8_0-openjdk (SUSE-SU-2016:1248-1)

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-openjdk fixes the following security issues
- April 2016 Oracle CPU (bsc#976340) :

- CVE-2016-0686: Unspecified vulnerability allowed remote
attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and
availability via vectors related to Serialization.

- CVE-2016-0687: Unspecified vulnerability allowed remote
attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and
availability via vectors related to the Hotspot
sub-component

- CVE-2016-0695: Unspecified vulnerability allowed remote
attackers to affect confidentiality via vectors related
to the Security Component

- CVE-2016-3425: Unspecified vulnerability allowed remote
attackers to affect availability via vectors related to
JAXP

- CVE-2016-3426: Unspecified vulnerability allowed remote
attackers to affect confidentiality via vectors related
to JCE

- CVE-2016-3427: Unspecified vulnerability allowed remote
attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and
availability via vectors related to JMX

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/976340
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-0686.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-0687.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-0695.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-3425.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-3426.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-3427.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?2cc37a5d

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 12-SP1 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-724=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-724=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: 90992 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-0686
CVE-2016-0687
CVE-2016-0695
CVE-2016-3425
CVE-2016-3426
CVE-2016-3427

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now