Debian DSA-4185-1 : openjdk-8 - security update

high Nessus Plugin ID 109414
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Synopsis

The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.

Description

Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenJDK, an implementation of the Oracle Java platform, resulting in denial of service, sandbox bypass, execution of arbitrary code or bypass of JAR signature validation.

Solution

Upgrade the openjdk-8 packages.

For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 8u171-b11-1~deb9u1.

See Also

https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/source-package/openjdk-8

https://packages.debian.org/source/stretch/openjdk-8

https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4185

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 109414

File Name: debian_DSA-4185.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/30/2018

Updated: 11/13/2018

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.5

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.1

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:openjdk-8, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:9.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Patch Publication Date: 4/28/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-2790, CVE-2018-2794, CVE-2018-2795, CVE-2018-2796, CVE-2018-2797, CVE-2018-2798, CVE-2018-2799, CVE-2018-2800, CVE-2018-2814, CVE-2018-2815

DSA: 4185