Scientific Linux Security Update : java-1.7.0-openjdk on SL6.x i386/x86_64

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 111494

Synopsis

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

Security Fix(es) :

- OpenJDK: insufficient index validation in PatternSyntaxException getMessage() (Concurrency, 8199547) (CVE-2018-2952)

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?2b74c346

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 111494

File Name: sl_20180730_java_1_7_0_openjdk_on_SL6_x.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/08/02

Modified: 2018/08/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/07/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-2952