RHEL 7 : java-1.7.1-ibm (RHSA-2022:4957)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 161966

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-2022:4957 advisory.

- OpenJDK: Excessive memory allocation in HashMap and HashSet (Utility, 8266097) (CVE-2021-35561)

- OpenJDK: Infinite loop related to incorrect handling of newlines in XMLEntityScanner (JAXP, 8270646) (CVE-2022-21299)

- OpenJDK: Improper object-to-string conversion in AnnotationInvocationHandler (Libraries, 8277672) (CVE-2022-21434)

- OpenJDK: Missing check for negative ObjectIdentifier (Libraries, 8275151) (CVE-2022-21443)

- OpenJDK: URI parsing inconsistencies (JNDI, 8278972) (CVE-2022-21496)

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://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2021-35561

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-21299

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-21434

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-21443

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-21496

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2022:4957

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2014524

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2041472

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2075793

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2075836

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2075849

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 161966

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2022-4957.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/8/2022

Updated: 6/8/2022

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

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 2.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-21496

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.6

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.7.1-ibm, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.7.1-ibm-demo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.7.1-ibm-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.7.1-ibm-jdbc, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.7.1-ibm-plugin, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.7.1-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: 6/8/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/19/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2021-35561, CVE-2022-21299, CVE-2022-21434, CVE-2022-21443, CVE-2022-21496

RHSA: 2022:4957

CWE: 20, 191, 470, 770, 835