SUSE SLES12 Security Update : java-1_7_1-ibm (SUSE-SU-2017:1385-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 100376


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


This update for java-1_7_1-ibm fixes the following issues :

- Version update to 7.1-4.5 bsc#1038505

- CVE-2016-9840: zlib: Out-of-bounds pointer arithmetic in inftrees.c

- CVE-2016-9841: zlib: Out-of-bounds pointer arithmetic in inffast.c

- CVE-2016-9842: zlib: Undefined left shift of negative number

- CVE-2016-9843: zlib: Big-endian out-of-bounds pointer

- CVE-2017-1289: IBM JDK: XML External Entity Injection (XXE) error when processing XML data

- CVE-2017-3509: OpenJDK: improper re-use of NTLM authenticated connections

- CVE-2017-3511: OpenJDK: untrusted extension directories search path in Launcher

- CVE-2017-3539: OpenJDK: MD5 allowed for jar verification

- CVE-2017-3533: OpenJDK: newline injection in the FTP client

- CVE-2017-3544: OpenJDK: newline injection in the SMTP client

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.


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-SP2-2017-847=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2017-847=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-2017-847=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-847=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-847=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2017-847=1

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

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 100376

File Name: suse_SU-2017-1385-1.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/05/24

Modified: 2018/01/31

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C


Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_7_1-ibm, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_7_1-ibm-alsa, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_7_1-ibm-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_7_1-ibm-jdbc, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_7_1-ibm-plugin, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:12

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/05/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-9840, CVE-2016-9841, CVE-2016-9842, CVE-2016-9843, CVE-2017-1289, CVE-2017-3509, CVE-2017-3511, CVE-2017-3533, CVE-2017-3539, CVE-2017-3544

OSVDB: 148296, 148297, 148298, 148299, 152319, 155831, 155833, 155834, 155835, 155836, 157296