SUSE SLES15 Security Update : java-1_8_0-ibm (SUSE-SU-2020:1684-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 138279
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VPR Score: 6.5

Synopsis

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

Description

This update for java-1_8_0-ibm fixes the following issues :

java-1_8_0-ibm was updated to Java 8.0 Service Refresh 6 Fix Pack 10 (bsc#1172277,bsc#1169511,bsc#1160968)

CVE-2020-2654: Fixed an issue which could have resulted in unauthorized ability to cause a partial denial of service

CVE-2020-2754: Forwarded references to Nashorn

CVE-2020-2755: Improved Nashorn matching

CVE-2020-2756: Improved mapping of serial ENUMs

CVE-2020-2757: Less Blocking Array Queues

CVE-2020-2781: Improved TLS session handling

CVE-2020-2800: Improved Headings for HTTP Servers

CVE-2020-2803: Enhanced buffering of byte buffers

CVE-2020-2805: Enhanced typing of methods

CVE-2020-2830: Improved Scanner conversions

CVE-2019-2949: Fixed an issue which could have resulted in unauthorized access to critical data

Added RSA PSS SUPPORT TO IBMPKCS11IMPL

The pack200 and unpack200 alternatives should be slaves of java (bsc#1171352).

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 Server for SAP 15 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-SLES_SAP-15-2020-1684=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15-LTSS :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-SLES-15-2020-1684=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Legacy Software 15-SP2 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Legacy-15-SP2-2020-1684=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Legacy Software 15-SP1 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Legacy-15-SP1-2020-1684=1

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1160968

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1169511

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1171352

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1172277

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-2949/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2020-2654/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2020-2754/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2020-2755/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2020-2756/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2020-2757/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2020-2781/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2020-2800/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2020-2803/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2020-2805/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2020-2830/

http://www.nessus.org/u?6da5b9fd

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 138279

File Name: suse_SU-2020-1684-1.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/9/2020

Updated: 7/14/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 6.5

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-2800

CVSS v2.0

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

CVSS v3.0

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:novell:suse_linux:java-1_8_0-ibm, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_8_0-ibm-alsa, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_8_0-ibm-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_8_0-ibm-plugin, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:15

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 6/19/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/16/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-2949, CVE-2020-2654, CVE-2020-2754, CVE-2020-2755, CVE-2020-2756, CVE-2020-2757, CVE-2020-2781, CVE-2020-2800, CVE-2020-2803, CVE-2020-2805, CVE-2020-2830