SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : java-1_7_0-openjdk (SUSE-SU-2017:0490-1)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update for java-1_7_0-openjdk fixes the following issues :

- Oracle Critical Patch Update of January 2017 to OpenJDK
7u131 (bsc#1020905) :

- Security Fixes

- 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 improvments

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

- S6253144: Long narrowing conversion should describe the
algorithm used and implied 'risks'

- S6328537: Improve javadocs for Socket class by adding
references to SocketOptions

- S6978886: javadoc shows stacktrace after print error
resulting from disk full

- S6995421: Eliminate the static dependency to
sun.security.ec.ECKeyFactory

- S6996372: synchronizing handshaking hash

- S7027045: (doc) java/awt/Window.java has several typos
in javadoc

- S7054969: Null-check-in-finally pattern in java/security
documentation

- S7072353: JNDI libraries do not build with javac
-Xlint:all -Werror

- S7075563: Broken link in 'javax.swing.SwingWorker'

- S7077672: jdk8_tl nightly fail in step-2 build on
8/10/11

- S7088502: Security libraries don't build with javac
-Werror

- S7092447: Clarify the default locale used in each locale
sensitive operation

- S7093640: Enable client-side TLS 1.2 by default

- S7103570: AtomicIntegerFieldUpdater does not work when
SecurityManager is installed

- S7117360: Warnings in java.util.concurrent.atomic
package

- S7117465: Warning cleanup for IMF classes

- S7187144: JavaDoc for ScriptEngineFactory.getProgram()
contains an error

- S8000418: javadoc should used a standard 'generated by
javadoc' string

- S8000666: javadoc should write directly to Writer
instead of composing strings

- S8000673: remove dead code from HtmlWriter and subtypes

- S8000970: break out auxiliary classes that will prevent
multi-core compilation of the JDK

- S8001669: javadoc internal DocletAbortException should
set cause when appropriate

- S8008949: javadoc stopped copying doc-files

- S8011402: Move blacklisting certificate logic from hard
code to data

- S8011547: Update XML Signature implementation to Apache
Santuario 1.5.4

- S8012288: XML DSig API allows wrong tag names and extra
elements in SignedInfo

- S8016217: More javadoc warnings

- S8017325: Cleanup of the javadoc <code> tag in
java.security.cert

- S8017326: Cleanup of the javadoc <code> tag in
java.security.spec

- S8019772: Fix doclint issues in javax.crypto and
javax.security subpackages

- S8020557: javadoc cleanup in javax.security

- S8020688: Broken links in documentation at
http://docs.oracle.com/javase/6/docs/api/index.

- S8021108: Clean up doclint warnings and errors in
java.text package

- S8021417: Fix doclint issues in java.util.concurrent

- S8021833: javadoc cleanup in java.net

- S8022120: JCK test
api/javax_xml/crypto/dsig/TransformService/index_ParamMe
thods fails

- S8022175: Fix doclint warnings in javax.print

- S8022406: Fix doclint issues in java.beans

- S8022746: List of spelling errors in API doc

- S8024779: [macosx] SwingNode crashes on exit

- S8025085: [javadoc] some errors in javax/swing

- S8025218: [javadoc] some errors in java/awt classes

- S8025249: [javadoc] fix some javadoc errors in
javax/swing/

- S8025409: Fix javadoc comments errors and warning
reported by doclint report

- S8026021: more fix of javadoc errors and warnings
reported by doclint, see the description

- S8037099: [macosx] Remove all references to GC from
native OBJ-C code

- S8038184: XMLSignature throws
StringIndexOutOfBoundsException if ID attribute value is
empty String

- S8038349: Signing XML with DSA throws Exception when key
is larger than 1024 bits

- S8049244: XML Signature performance issue caused by
unbuffered signature data

- S8049432: New tests for TLS property
jdk.tls.client.protocols

- S8050893: (smartcardio) Invert reset argument in tests
in sun/security/smartcardio

- S8059212: Modify regression tests so that they do not
just fail if no cardreader found

- S8068279: (typo in the spec)
javax.script.ScriptEngineFactory.getLanguageName

- S8068491: Update the protocol for references of
docs.oracle.com to HTTPS.

- S8069038: javax/net/ssl/TLS/TLSClientPropertyTest.java
needs to be updated for JDK-8061210

- S8076369: Introduce the jdk.tls.client.protocols system
property for JDK 7u

- S8139565: Restrict certificates with DSA keys less than
1024 bits

- S8140422: Add mechanism to allow non default root CAs to
be not subject to algorithm restrictions

- S8140587: Atomic*FieldUpdaters should use
Class.isInstance instead of direct class check

- S8143959: Certificates requiring blacklisting

- S8145984: [macosx] sun.lwawt.macosx.CAccessible leaks

- S8148516: Improve the default strength of EC in JDK

- S8149029: Secure validation of XML based digital
signature always enabled when checking wrapping attacks

- S8151893: Add security property to configure XML
Signature secure validation mode

- S8155760: Implement Serialization Filtering

- S8156802: Better constraint checking

- S8161228: URL objects with custom protocol handlers have
port changed after deserializing

- S8161571: Verifying ECDSA signatures permits trailing
bytes

- S8163304: jarsigner -verbose -verify should print the
algorithms used to sign the jar

- S8164908: ReflectionFactory support for IIOP and custom
serialization

- S8165230: RMIConnection addNotificationListeners failing
with specific inputs

- S8166393: disabledAlgorithms property should not be
strictly parsed

- S8166591: [macos 10.12] Trackpad scrolling of text on OS
X 10.12 Sierra is very fast (Trackpad, Retina only)

- S8166739: Improve extensibility of ObjectInputFilter
information passed to the filter

- S8166875: (tz) Support tzdata2016g

- S8166878: Connection reset during TLS handshake

- S8167356: Follow up fix for jdk8 backport of 8164143.
Changes for CMenuComponent.m were missed

- S8167459: Add debug output for indicating if a chosen
ciphersuite was legacy

- S8167472: Chrome interop regression with JDK-8148516

- S8167591: Add MD5 to signed JAR restrictions

- S8168861: AnchorCertificates uses hard-coded password
for cacerts keystore

- S8168993: JDK8u121 L10n resource file update

- S8169191: (tz) Support tzdata2016i

- S8169688: Backout (remove) MD5 from
jdk.jar.disabledAlgorithms for January CPU

- S8169911: Enhanced tests for jarsigner -verbose -verify
after JDK-8163304

- S8170131: Certificates not being blocked by
jdk.tls.disabledAlgorithms property

- S8170268: 8u121 L10n resource file update - msgdrop 20

- S8173622: Backport of 7180907 is incomplete

- S8173849: Fix use of java.util.Base64 in test cases

- S8173854: [TEST] Update DHEKeySizing test case following
8076328 & 8081760

- CVE-2017-3259 Vulnerability allows unauthenticated
attacker with network access via multiple protocols to
compromise Java SE.

- Backports

- S7102489, PR3316, RH1390708: RFE: cleanup jlong typedef
on __APPLE__and _LLP64 systems.

- S8000351, PR3316, RH1390708: Tenuring threshold should
be unsigned

- S8153711, PR3315, RH1284948: [REDO] GlobalRefs never
deleted when processing invokeMethod command

- S8170888, PR3316, RH1390708: [linux] support for cgroup
memory limits in container (ie Docker) environments

- Bug fixes

- PR3318: Replace 'infinality' with 'improved font
rendering' (--enable-improved-font-rendering)

- PR3318: Fix compatibility with vanilla Fontconfig

- PR3318: Fix glyph y advance

- PR3318: Always round glyph advance in 26.6 space

- PR3318: Simplify glyph advance handling

- PR3324: Fix NSS_LIBDIR substitution in
make_generic_profile.sh broken by PR1989

- AArch64 port

- S8165673, PR3320: AArch64: Fix JNI floating point
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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 :

http://docs.oracle.com/javase/6/docs/api/index.
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1020905
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-2017-3259.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?2b5efa4c

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 SAP 12:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-2017-255=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12-SP2:zypper in -t
patch SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2017-255=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-255=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-255=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2017-255=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2017-255=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2017-255=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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