RHEL 6 : java-1.8.0-ibm (RHSA-2020:0006)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 132684

Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

The remote Redhat Enterprise Linux 6 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the RHSA-2020:0006 advisory.

- IBM JDK: Unrestricted access to diagnostic operations (CVE-2019-17631)

- OpenJDK: Missing restrictions on use of custom SocketImpl (Networking, 8218573) (CVE-2019-2945)

- OpenJDK: NULL pointer dereference in DrawGlyphList (2D, 8222690) (CVE-2019-2962)

- OpenJDK: Unexpected exception thrown by Pattern processing crafted regular expression (Concurrency, 8222684) (CVE-2019-2964)

- OpenJDK: Unexpected exception thrown by XPathParser processing crafted XPath expression (JAXP, 8223505) (CVE-2019-2973)

- OpenJDK: Unexpected exception thrown during regular expression processing in Nashorn (Scripting, 8223518) (CVE-2019-2975)

- OpenJDK: Incorrect handling of nested jar: URLs in Jar URL handler (Networking, 8223892) (CVE-2019-2978)

- OpenJDK: Unexpected exception thrown by XPath processing crafted XPath expression (JAXP, 8224532) (CVE-2019-2981)

- OpenJDK: Unexpected exception thrown during Font object deserialization (Serialization, 8224915) (CVE-2019-2983)

- OpenJDK: Integer overflow in bounds check in SunGraphics2D (2D, 8225292) (CVE-2019-2988)

- OpenJDK: Incorrect handling of HTTP proxy responses in HttpURLConnection (Networking, 8225298) (CVE-2019-2989)

- OpenJDK: Excessive memory allocation in CMap when reading TrueType font (2D, 8225597) (CVE-2019-2992)

- Oracle JDK: unspecified vulnerability fixed in 8u221 (Deployment) (CVE-2019-2996)

- OpenJDK: Insufficient filtering of HTML event attributes in Javadoc (Javadoc, 8226765) (CVE-2019-2999)

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

Solution

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

See Also

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/79.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/190.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/248.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/285.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/476.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/770.html

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-2945

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-2962

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-2964

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-2973

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-2975

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-2978

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-2981

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-2983

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-2988

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-2989

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-2992

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-2996

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-2999

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-17631

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:0006

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1760963

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1760969

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1760978

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1760980

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1760992

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1760999

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1761006

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1761146

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1761262

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1761266

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1761596

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1761601

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1778942

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1779880

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 132684

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2020-0006.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/7/2020

Updated: 10/13/2021

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

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 4.7

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-17631

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.1

Temporal Score: 7.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.8.0-ibm, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.8.0-ibm-devel

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: 1/2/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/15/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-2945, CVE-2019-2962, CVE-2019-2964, CVE-2019-2973, CVE-2019-2975, CVE-2019-2978, CVE-2019-2981, CVE-2019-2983, CVE-2019-2988, CVE-2019-2989, CVE-2019-2992, CVE-2019-2996, CVE-2019-2999, CVE-2019-17631

RHSA: 2020:0006

IAVA: 2019-A-0385

CWE: 79, 190, 248, 285, 476, 770