CentOS 8 : java-11-openjdk (CESA-2020:1514)

high Nessus Plugin ID 146027

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote CentOS Linux 8 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the CESA-2020:1514 advisory.

- OpenJDK: Misplaced regular expression syntax error check in RegExpScanner (Scripting, 8223898) (CVE-2020-2754)

- OpenJDK: Incorrect handling of empty string nodes in regular expression Parser (Scripting, 8223904) (CVE-2020-2755)

- OpenJDK: Incorrect handling of references to uninitialized class descriptors during deserialization (Serialization, 8224541) (CVE-2020-2756)

- OpenJDK: Uncaught InstantiationError exception in ObjectStreamClass (Serialization, 8224549) (CVE-2020-2757)

- OpenJDK: Incorrect handling of Certificate messages during TLS handshake (JSSE, 8232581) (CVE-2020-2767)

- OpenJDK: Unexpected exceptions raised by DOMKeyInfoFactory and DOMXMLSignatureFactory (Security, 8231415) (CVE-2020-2773)

- OpenJDK: Incomplete enforcement of algorithm restrictions for TLS (JSSE, 8232424) (CVE-2020-2778)

- OpenJDK: Re-use of single TLS session for new connections (JSSE, 8234408) (CVE-2020-2781)

- OpenJDK: CRLF injection into HTTP headers in HttpServer (Lightweight HTTP Server, 8234825) (CVE-2020-2800)

- OpenJDK: Incorrect bounds checks in NIO Buffers (Libraries, 8234841) (CVE-2020-2803)

- OpenJDK: Incorrect type checks in MethodType.readObject() (Libraries, 8235274) (CVE-2020-2805)

- OpenJDK: Application data accepted before TLS handshake completion (JSSE, 8235691) (CVE-2020-2816)

- OpenJDK: Regular expression DoS in Scanner (Concurrency, 8236201) (CVE-2020-2830)

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 packages.

See Also

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:1514

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 146027

File Name: centos8_RHSA-2020-1514.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/1/2021

Updated: 5/10/2022

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

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.3

CVSS v2

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-2800

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.3

Temporal Score: 7.2

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-2805

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:centos:centos:8, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:java-11-openjdk, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:java-11-openjdk-demo, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:java-11-openjdk-devel, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:java-11-openjdk-headless, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:java-11-openjdk-javadoc, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:java-11-openjdk-javadoc-zip, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:java-11-openjdk-jmods, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:java-11-openjdk-src

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/21/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/14/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-2754, CVE-2020-2755, CVE-2020-2756, CVE-2020-2757, CVE-2020-2767, CVE-2020-2773, CVE-2020-2778, CVE-2020-2781, CVE-2020-2800, CVE-2020-2803, CVE-2020-2805, CVE-2020-2816, CVE-2020-2830

RHSA: 2020:1514