RHEL 8 : java-1.8.0-ibm (RHSA-2019:1238)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 125239

Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates for java-1.8.0-ibm.

Description

The remote Redhat Enterprise Linux 8 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the RHSA-2019:1238 advisory.

- libjpeg-turbo: Divide By Zero in alloc_sarray function in jmemmgr.c (CVE-2018-11212)

- IBM JDK: buffer overflow in jio_snprintf() and jio_vsnprintf() (CVE-2018-12547)

- IBM JDK: missing null check when accelerating Unsafe calls (CVE-2018-12549)

- OpenJDK: memory disclosure in FileChannelImpl (Libraries, 8206290) (CVE-2019-2422)

- Oracle JDK: unspecified vulnerability fixed in 8u201 (Deployment) (CVE-2019-2449)

- OpenJDK: Slow conversion of BigDecimal to long (Libraries, 8211936) (CVE-2019-2602)

- OpenJDK: Incorrect skeleton selection in RMI registry server-side dispatch handling (RMI, 8218453) (CVE-2019-2684)

- Oracle JDK: Unspecified vulnerability fixed in 7u221 and 8u211 (2D) (CVE-2019-2697)

- OpenJDK: Font layout engine out of bounds access setCurrGlyphID() (2D, 8219022) (CVE-2019-2698)

- IBM JDK: Read beyond the end of bytecode array causing JVM crash (CVE-2019-10245)

Note that Nessus has not tested for these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Update the RHEL java-1.8.0-ibm package based on the guidance in RHSA-2019:1238.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?ca358192

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:1238

https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#critical

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1579973

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1665945

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1685601

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1685611

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1685717

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1700440

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1700447

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1700564

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1704480

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1704799

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 125239

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2019-1238.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/17/2019

Updated: 4/27/2024

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-12549

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/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-demo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.8.0-ibm-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.8.0-ibm-headless, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.8.0-ibm-jdbc, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.8.0-ibm-plugin, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.8.0-ibm-src, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.8.0-ibm-webstart, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:8

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/16/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/16/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-11212, CVE-2018-12547, CVE-2018-12549, CVE-2019-10245, CVE-2019-2422, CVE-2019-2449, CVE-2019-2602, CVE-2019-2684, CVE-2019-2697, CVE-2019-2698

CWE: 120, 125, 20, 200, 369, 770, 787

RHSA: 2019:1238