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

critical Nessus Plugin ID 125239
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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 Enterprise Linux 8.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Critical. 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-FP35.

Security Fix(es) :

* 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)

* 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)

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

* 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)

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

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

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

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

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

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

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-11212

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-12547

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-12549

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2019-2422

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2019-2449

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2019-2602

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2019-2684

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2019-2697

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2019-2698

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2019-10245

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 125239

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

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/17/2019

Updated: 10/24/2019

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

Temporal Vector: E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

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: 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

RHSA: 2019:1238