RHEL 6 : java-1.7.1-ibm (RHSA-2018:1812)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 110405
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VPR Score: 8.1


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


An update for java-1.7.1-ibm is now available for Red Hat Satellite 5.6 and Red Hat Satellite 5.7.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Important. 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.

IBM Java SE version 7 Release 1 includes the IBM Java Runtime Environment and the IBM Java Software Development Kit.

This update upgrades IBM Java SE 7 to version 7R1 SR4-FP20.

Security Fix(es) :

* OpenJDK: LDAPCertStore insecure handling of LDAP referrals (JNDI, 8186606) (CVE-2018-2633)

* OpenJDK: use of global credentials for HTTP/SPNEGO (JGSS, 8186600) (CVE-2018-2634)

* OpenJDK: SingleEntryRegistry incorrect setup of deserialization filter (JMX, 8186998) (CVE-2018-2637)

* OpenJDK: GTK library loading use-after-free (AWT, 8185325) (CVE-2018-2641)

* Oracle JDK: unspecified vulnerability fixed in 7u171, 8u161, and 9.0.4 (JavaFX) (CVE-2018-2581)

* OpenJDK: LdapLoginModule insufficient username encoding in LDAP query (LDAP, 8178449) (CVE-2018-2588)

* OpenJDK: DnsClient missing source port randomization (JNDI, 8182125) (CVE-2018-2599)

* OpenJDK: loading of classes from untrusted locations (I18n, 8182601) (CVE-2018-2602)

* OpenJDK: DerValue unbounded memory allocation (Libraries, 8182387) (CVE-2018-2603)

* OpenJDK: insufficient strength of key agreement (JCE, 8185292) (CVE-2018-2618)

* OpenJDK: GSS context use-after-free (JGSS, 8186212) (CVE-2018-2629)

* Oracle JDK: unspecified vulnerability fixed in 6u181 and 7u171 (Serialization) (CVE-2018-2657)

* OpenJDK: ArrayBlockingQueue deserialization to an inconsistent state (Libraries, 8189284) (CVE-2018-2663)

* OpenJDK: unbounded memory allocation during deserialization (AWT, 8190289) (CVE-2018-2677)

* OpenJDK: unbounded memory allocation in BasicAttributes deserialization (JNDI, 8191142) (CVE-2018-2678)

* OpenJDK: unsynchronized access to encryption key data (Libraries, 8172525) (CVE-2018-2579)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.


Update the affected java-1.7.1-ibm and / or java-1.7.1-ibm-devel packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 110405

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2018-1812.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/8/2018

Updated: 10/24/2019

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 8.1

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5.8

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

CVSS v3.0

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:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.7.1-ibm, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.7.1-ibm-devel, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6

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

Patch Publication Date: 6/7/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/18/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-2579, CVE-2018-2581, CVE-2018-2588, CVE-2018-2599, CVE-2018-2602, CVE-2018-2603, CVE-2018-2618, CVE-2018-2629, CVE-2018-2633, CVE-2018-2634, CVE-2018-2637, CVE-2018-2641, CVE-2018-2657, CVE-2018-2663, CVE-2018-2677, CVE-2018-2678

RHSA: 2018:1812