RHEL 8 : java-1.8.0-ibm (RHSA-2022:0970)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 159108

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote Redhat Enterprise Linux 8 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the RHSA-2022:0970 advisory.

- OpenJDK: Weak ciphers preferred over stronger ones for TLS (JSSE, 8264210) (CVE-2021-35550)

- OpenJDK: Non-constant comparison during TLS handshakes (JSSE, 8269618) (CVE-2021-35603)

- OpenJDK: Incomplete deserialization class filtering in ObjectInputStream (Serialization, 8264934) (CVE-2022-21248)

- OpenJDK: Incomplete checks of StringBuffer and StringBuilder during deserialization (Libraries, 8270392) (CVE-2022-21293)

- OpenJDK: Incorrect IdentityHashMap size checks during deserialization (Libraries, 8270416) (CVE-2022-21294)

- OpenJDK: Excessive resource use when reading JAR manifest attributes (Libraries, 8272026) (CVE-2022-21340)

- OpenJDK: Insufficient checks when deserializing exceptions in ObjectInputStream (Serialization, 8272236) (CVE-2022-21341)

- OpenJDK: Excessive memory allocation in BMPImageReader (ImageIO, 8273756) (CVE-2022-21360)

- OpenJDK: Integer overflow in BMPImageReader (ImageIO, 8273838) (CVE-2022-21365)

Note that Nessus has not tested for these issues 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/190.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/203.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/327.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/502.html

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

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2021-35550

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2021-35603

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-21248

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-21293

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-21294

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-21340

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-21341

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-21360

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-21365

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2022:0970

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2015311

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2015648

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2041417

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2041427

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2041491

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2041785

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2041801

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2041884

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2041897

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 159108

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2022-0970.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/21/2022

Updated: 4/27/2022

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

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.1

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2021-35550

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.9

Temporal Score: 5.2

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:8, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_eus:8.6, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_tus:8.6, 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-headless, 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, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.8.0-ibm-webstart

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: 3/21/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/19/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2021-35550, CVE-2021-35603, CVE-2022-21248, CVE-2022-21293, CVE-2022-21294, CVE-2022-21340, CVE-2022-21341, CVE-2022-21360, CVE-2022-21365

RHSA: 2022:0970

IAVA: 2021-A-0481-S, 2022-A-0031-S

CWE: 20, 190, 203, 327, 502, 770