Scientific Linux Security Update : java-11-openjdk on SL7.x i686/x86_64 (2022:5687)

high Nessus Plugin ID 163710

Synopsis

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

The remote Scientific Linux 7 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the SLSA-2022:5687-1 advisory.

- OpenJDK: integer truncation issue in Xalan-J (JAXP, 8285407) (CVE-2022-34169)

- OpenJDK: class compilation issue (Hotspot, 8281859) (CVE-2022-21540)

- OpenJDK: improper restriction of MethodHandle.invokeBasic() (Hotspot, 8281866) (CVE-2022-21541)

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://www.scientificlinux.org/category/sl-errata/slsa-20225687-1

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 163710

File Name: sl_20220801_java_11_openjdk_on_SL7_x.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/2/2022

Updated: 12/7/2022

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:C/A:N

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-34169

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:java-11-openjdk, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:java-11-openjdk-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:java-11-openjdk-demo, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:java-11-openjdk-devel, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:java-11-openjdk-headless, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:java-11-openjdk-javadoc, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:java-11-openjdk-javadoc-zip, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:java-11-openjdk-jmods, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:java-11-openjdk-src, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:java-11-openjdk-static-libs

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/1/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/19/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-21540, CVE-2022-21541, CVE-2022-34169