SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : java-1_8_0-openjdk (SUSE-SU-2017:0346-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 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 issues: Oracle
Critical Patch Update of January 2017 (bsc#1020905) Upgrade to version
jdk8u121 (icedtea 3.3.0) :

- S8138725: Add options for Javadoc generation

- S8140353: Improve signature checking

- S8151934, CVE-2017-3231: Resolve class resolution

- S8156804, CVE-2017-3241: Better constraint checking

- S8158406: Limited Parameter Processing

- S8158997: JNDI Protocols Switch

- S8159507: RuntimeVisibleAnnotation validation

- S8161218: Better bytecode loading

- S8161743, CVE-2017-3252: Provide proper login context

- S8162577: Standardize logging levels

- S8162973: Better component components

- S8164143, CVE-2017-3260: Improve components for menu
items

- S8164147, CVE-2017-3261: Improve streaming socket output

- S8165071, CVE-2016-2183: Expand TLS support

- S8165344, CVE-2017-3272: Update concurrency support

- S8166988, CVE-2017-3253: Improve image processing
performance

- S8167104, CVE-2017-3289: Additional class construction
refinements

- S8167223, CVE-2016-5552: URL handling improvements

- S8168705, CVE-2016-5547: Better ObjectIdentifier
validation

- S8168714, CVE-2016-5546: Tighten ECDSA validation

- S8168728, CVE-2016-5548: DSA signing improvements

- S8168724, CVE-2016-5549: ECDSA signing improvements

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/1020905
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1022053
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-2183.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5546.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5547.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5548.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5549.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5552.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3231.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3241.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3252.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3253.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3260.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3261.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3272.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3289.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?f75fdb4d

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 for Raspberry Pi 12-SP2:zypper in -t
patch SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2017-176=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-176=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-176=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2017-176=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2017-176=1

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

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