RHEL 6 : java-1.8.0-ibm (RHSA-2018:3852)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 119801
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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-ibm is now available for Red Hat Satellite 5.8.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Moderate. 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 8 includes the IBM Java Runtime Environment and the IBM Java Software Development Kit.

This update upgrades IBM Java SE 8 to version 8 SR5-FP25.

Security Fix(es) :

* OpenJDK: Improper field access checks (Hotspot, 8199226) (CVE-2018-3169)

* OpenJDK: Unrestricted access to scripting engine (Scripting, 8202936) (CVE-2018-3183)

* OpenJDK: Incomplete enforcement of the trustURLCodebase restriction (JNDI, 8199177) (CVE-2018-3149)

* OpenJDK: Incorrect handling of unsigned attributes in signed Jar manifests (Security, 8194534) (CVE-2018-3136)

* OpenJDK: Leak of sensitive header data via HTTP redirect (Networking, 8196902) (CVE-2018-3139)

* OpenJDK: Missing endpoint identification algorithm check during TLS session resumption (JSSE, 8202613) (CVE-2018-3180)

* OpenJDK: Infinite loop in RIFF format reader (Sound, 8205361) (CVE-2018-3214)

* libpng: Integer overflow and resultant divide-by-zero in pngrutil.c:png_check_chunk_length() allows for denial of service (CVE-2018-13785)

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.

Solution

Update the affected java-1.8.0-ibm and / or java-1.8.0-ibm-devel packages.

See Also

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:3852

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-3136

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-3139

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-3149

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-3169

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-3180

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-3183

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-3214

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-13785

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 119801

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2018-3852.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/20/2018

Updated: 3/27/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.3

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: Critical

Base Score: 9

Temporal Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/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-ibm, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.8.0-ibm-devel, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6

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: 12/18/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/9/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-13785, CVE-2018-3136, CVE-2018-3139, CVE-2018-3149, CVE-2018-3169, CVE-2018-3180, CVE-2018-3183, CVE-2018-3214

RHSA: 2018:3852