RHEL 8 : java-17-openjdk (RHSA-2024:0242)

high Nessus Plugin ID 189129

Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates for java-17-openjdk.

Description

The remote Redhat Enterprise Linux 8 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the RHSA-2024:0242 advisory.

- OpenJDK: array out-of-bounds access due to missing range check in C1 compiler (8314468) (CVE-2024-20918)

- OpenJDK: JVM class file verifier flaw allows unverified bytecode execution (8314295) (CVE-2024-20919)

- OpenJDK: range check loop optimization issue (8314307) (CVE-2024-20921)

- OpenJDK: incorrect handling of ZIP files with duplicate entries (8276123) (CVE-2024-20932)

- OpenJDK: logging of digital signature private keys (8316976) (CVE-2024-20945)

- OpenJDK: RSA padding issue and timing side-channel attack against TLS (8317547) (CVE-2024-20952)

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 RHEL java-17-openjdk package based on the guidance in RHSA-2024:0242.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?b501c90b

https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#important

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=2257720

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=2257728

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=2257837

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=2257853

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=2257859

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=2257874

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2024:0242

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 189129

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2024-0242.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/17/2024

Updated: 4/28/2024

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

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.0

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 5.8

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2024-20932

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_eus:8.6, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-17-openjdk, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-17-openjdk-demo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-17-openjdk-demo-fastdebug, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-17-openjdk-demo-slowdebug, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-17-openjdk-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-17-openjdk-devel-fastdebug, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-17-openjdk-devel-slowdebug, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-17-openjdk-fastdebug, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-17-openjdk-headless, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-17-openjdk-headless-fastdebug, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-17-openjdk-headless-slowdebug, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-17-openjdk-javadoc, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-17-openjdk-javadoc-zip, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-17-openjdk-jmods, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-17-openjdk-jmods-fastdebug, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-17-openjdk-jmods-slowdebug, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-17-openjdk-slowdebug, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-17-openjdk-src, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-17-openjdk-src-fastdebug, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-17-openjdk-src-slowdebug, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-17-openjdk-static-libs, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-17-openjdk-static-libs-fastdebug, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-17-openjdk-static-libs-slowdebug

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: 1/17/2024

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/16/2024

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2024-20918, CVE-2024-20919, CVE-2024-20921, CVE-2024-20932, CVE-2024-20945, CVE-2024-20952

CWE: 20, 385, 532, 787

RHSA: 2024:0242