SUSE SLES12 Security Update : java-1_8_0-ibm (SUSE-SU-2016:3078-1)

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-ibm fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2016-5568: Unspecified vulnerability allowed remote
attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and
availability via vectors related to AWT

- CVE-2016-5556: Unspecified vulnerability allowed remote
attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and
availability via vectors related to 2D

- CVE-2016-5573: Unspecified vulnerability allowed remote
attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and
availability via vectors related to Hotspot

- CVE-2016-5597: Unspecified vulnerability allowed remote
attackers to affect confidentiality via vectors related
to Networking

- CVE-2016-5554: Unspecified vulnerability allowed remote
attackers to affect integrity via vectors related to JMX

- CVE-2016-5542: Unspecified vulnerability allowed remote
attackers to affect integrity via vectors related to
Libraries

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/1009280
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5542.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5554.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5556.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5568.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5573.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5597.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?45af9b8e

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-SP2:zypper in -t
patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2016-1792=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP1:zypper in -t
patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2016-1792=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2016-1792=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-1792=1

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 95711 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-5542
CVE-2016-5554
CVE-2016-5556
CVE-2016-5568
CVE-2016-5573
CVE-2016-5597

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