RHEL 7 : java-1.8.0-ibm (RHSA-2021:5030)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 155950

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote Redhat Enterprise Linux 7 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the RHSA-2021:5030 advisory.

- OpenJDK: Excessive memory allocation in RTFParser (Swing, 8265167) (CVE-2021-35556)

- OpenJDK: Excessive memory allocation in RTFReader (Swing, 8265580) (CVE-2021-35559)

- Oracle JDK: unspecified vulnerability fixed in 8u311 (Deployment) (CVE-2021-35560)

- OpenJDK: Certificates with end dates too far in the future can corrupt keystore (Keytool, 8266137) (CVE-2021-35564)

- OpenJDK: Loop in HttpsServer triggered during TLS session close (JSSE, 8254967) (CVE-2021-35565)

- OpenJDK: Unexpected exception raised during TLS handshake (JSSE, 8267729) (CVE-2021-35578)

- OpenJDK: Excessive memory allocation in BMPImageReader (ImageIO, 8267735) (CVE-2021-35586)

- IBM JDK: IllegalAccessError exception not thrown for MethodHandles that invoke inaccessible interface methods (CVE-2021-41035)

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://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/20.html

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

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/732.html

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

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/835.html

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2021-35556

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2021-35559

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2021-35560

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2021-35564

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2021-35565

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2021-35578

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2021-35586

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2021-41035

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2021:5030

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2014508

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2014515

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2014518

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2015061

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2015308

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2015653

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2027731

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2027791

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 155950

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2021-5030.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/8/2021

Updated: 1/20/2022

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

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2021-41035

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.8.0-ibm, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.8.0-ibm-demo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.8.0-ibm-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.8.0-ibm-jdbc, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.8.0-ibm-plugin, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.8.0-ibm-src

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: 12/8/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/19/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2021-35556, CVE-2021-35559, CVE-2021-35560, CVE-2021-35564, CVE-2021-35565, CVE-2021-35578, CVE-2021-35586, CVE-2021-41035

RHSA: 2021:5030

IAVA: 2021-A-0481-S

CWE: 20, 476, 732, 770, 835