SUSE SLES11 Security Update : java-1_7_1-ibm (SUSE-SU-2016:1300-1)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

This IBM Java 1.7.1 SR3 FP40 relese fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2016-0264: buffer overflow vulnerability in the IBM
JVM (bsc#977648)

- CVE-2016-0363: insecure use of invoke method in CORBA
component, incorrect CVE-2013-3009 fix (bsc#977650)

- CVE-2016-0376: insecure deserialization in CORBA,
incorrect CVE-2013-5456 fix (bsc#977646)

- The following CVEs got also fixed during this update.
(bsc#979252) CVE-2016-3443, CVE-2016-0687,
CVE-2016-0686, CVE-2016-3427, CVE-2016-3449,
CVE-2016-3422, CVE-2016-3426

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/977646
https://bugzilla.suse.com/977648
https://bugzilla.suse.com/977650
https://bugzilla.suse.com/979252
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-0264.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-0363.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-0376.html
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-2016-3422.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-3426.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-3427.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-3443.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-3449.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?95e35597

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 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch sdksp4-java-1_7_1-ibm-12558=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch slessp4-java-1_7_1-ibm-12558=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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