RHEL 6 / 7 : java-1.8.0-oracle (RHSA-2018:0099)

high Nessus Plugin ID 106182
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Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

An update for java-1.8.0-oracle is now available for Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 and Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Critical. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from the CVE link(s) in the References section.

Oracle Java SE version 8 includes the Oracle Java Runtime Environment and the Oracle Java Software Development Kit.

This update upgrades Oracle Java SE 8 to version 8 Update 161.

Security Fix(es) :

* This update fixes multiple vulnerabilities in the Oracle Java Runtime Environment and the Oracle Java Software Development Kit.
Further information about these flaws can be found on the Oracle Java SE Critical Patch Update Advisory page listed in the References section. (CVE-2018-2579, CVE-2018-2581, CVE-2018-2582, CVE-2018-2588, CVE-2018-2599, CVE-2018-2602, CVE-2018-2603, CVE-2018-2618, CVE-2018-2627, CVE-2018-2629, CVE-2018-2633, CVE-2018-2634, CVE-2018-2637, CVE-2018-2638, CVE-2018-2639, CVE-2018-2641, CVE-2018-2663, CVE-2018-2677, CVE-2018-2678)

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?ae82f1b1

http://www.nessus.org/u?a5f698aa

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:0099

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-2579

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-2581

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-2582

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-2588

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-2599

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-2602

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-2603

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-2618

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-2627

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-2629

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-2633

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-2634

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-2637

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-2638

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-2639

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-2641

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-2663

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-2677

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-2678

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-2783

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 106182

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2018-0099.nasl

Version: 3.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/19/2018

Updated: 3/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.5

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.3

Temporal Score: 7.2

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.8.0-oracle, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.8.0-oracle-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.8.0-oracle-javafx, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.8.0-oracle-jdbc, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.8.0-oracle-plugin, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.8.0-oracle-src, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7.4

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/18/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/17/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-2579, CVE-2018-2581, CVE-2018-2582, CVE-2018-2588, CVE-2018-2599, CVE-2018-2602, CVE-2018-2603, CVE-2018-2618, CVE-2018-2627, CVE-2018-2629, CVE-2018-2633, CVE-2018-2634, CVE-2018-2637, CVE-2018-2638, CVE-2018-2639, CVE-2018-2641, CVE-2018-2663, CVE-2018-2677, CVE-2018-2678, CVE-2018-2783

RHSA: 2018:0099