SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 Security Update : java-1_8_0-openjdk (SUSE-SU-2019:1211-2) (Spectre)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 126440

Synopsis

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

This update for java-1_8_0-openjdk to version 8u212 fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

CVE-2019-2602: Better String parsing (bsc#1132728).

CVE-2019-2684: More dynamic RMI interactions (bsc#1132732).

CVE-2019-2698: Fuzzing TrueType fonts - setCurrGlyphID() (bsc#1132729).

CVE-2018-3639: fix revision to prefer PR_SPEC_DISABLE_NOEXEC to PR_SPEC_DISABLE

Non-Security issue fixed: Disable LTO (bsc#1133135).

Added Japanese new era name.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'.

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-SP1-2019-1211=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Legacy Software 15-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Legacy-15-SP1-2019-1211=1

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1132728

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1132729

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1132732

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1133135

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-3639/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-2602/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-2684/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-2698/

http://www.nessus.org/u?927367bb

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 126440

File Name: suse_SU-2019-1211-2.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/07/02

Updated: 2019/09/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.3

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/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:novell:suse_linux:java-1_8_0-openjdk, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_8_0-openjdk-accessibility, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_8_0-openjdk-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_8_0-openjdk-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_8_0-openjdk-demo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_8_0-openjdk-demo-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_8_0-openjdk-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_8_0-openjdk-devel-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_8_0-openjdk-headless, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_8_0-openjdk-headless-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_8_0-openjdk-src, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:15

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/07/01

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/05/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-3639, CVE-2019-2602, CVE-2019-2684, CVE-2019-2698