Scientific Linux Security Update : java-1.7.0-openjdk on SL7.x x86_64 (20190724)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 127034


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


Security Fix(es) :

- OpenJDK: Side-channel attack risks in Elliptic Curve (EC) cryptography (Security, 8208698) (CVE-2019-2745)

- OpenJDK: Insufficient checks of suppressed exceptions in deserialization (Utilities, 8212328) (CVE-2019-2762)

- OpenJDK: Unbounded memory allocation during deserialization in Collections (Utilities, 8213432) (CVE-2019-2769)

- OpenJDK: Missing URL format validation (Networking, 8221518) (CVE-2019-2816)

- OpenJDK: Missing array bounds check in crypto providers (JCE, 8223511) (CVE-2019-2842)

- OpenJDK: Insufficient restriction of privileges in AccessController (Security, 8216381) (CVE-2019-2786)


Update the affected packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 127034

File Name: sl_20190724_java_1_7_0_openjdk_on_SL7_x.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/25/2019

Updated: 2/24/2020

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-2816


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.8

Temporal Score: 4.2

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:java-1.7.0-openjdk, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:java-1.7.0-openjdk-accessibility, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:java-1.7.0-openjdk-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:java-1.7.0-openjdk-demo, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:java-1.7.0-openjdk-devel, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:java-1.7.0-openjdk-headless, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:java-1.7.0-openjdk-javadoc, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:java-1.7.0-openjdk-src, x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/24/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/23/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-2745, CVE-2019-2762, CVE-2019-2769, CVE-2019-2786, CVE-2019-2816, CVE-2019-2842