RHEL 5 / 6 / 7 : java-1.7.0-oracle (RHSA-2015:1927)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 86561
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Synopsis

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

Description

Updated java-1.7.0-oracle packages that fix several security issues are now available for Oracle Java for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, 6, and 7.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having Critical security impact. Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base scores, which give detailed severity ratings, are available for each vulnerability from the CVE links in the References section.

Oracle Java SE version 7 includes the Oracle Java Runtime Environment and the Oracle Java Software Development Kit.

This update fixes several vulnerabilities in the Oracle Java Runtime Environment and the Oracle Java Software Development Kit. Further information about these flaws can be found on the Oracle Java SE Critical Patch Update Advisory page, listed in the References section.
(CVE-2015-4734, CVE-2015-4803, CVE-2015-4805, CVE-2015-4806, CVE-2015-4810, CVE-2015-4835, CVE-2015-4840, CVE-2015-4842, CVE-2015-4843, CVE-2015-4844, CVE-2015-4860, CVE-2015-4871, CVE-2015-4872, CVE-2015-4881, CVE-2015-4882, CVE-2015-4883, CVE-2015-4893, CVE-2015-4902, CVE-2015-4903, CVE-2015-4911)

Red Hat would like to thank Andrea Palazzo of Truel IT for reporting the CVE-2015-4806 issue.

All users of java-1.7.0-oracle are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which provide Oracle Java 7 Update 91 and resolve these issues. All running instances of Oracle Java must be restarted for the update to take effect.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?312cfac8

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015:1927

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-4734

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-4803

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-4805

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-4806

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-4810

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-4835

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-4840

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-4842

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-4843

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-4844

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-4860

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-4871

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-4872

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-4881

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-4882

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-4883

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-4893

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-4902

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-4903

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-4911

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 86561

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2015-1927.nasl

Version: 2.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/23/2015

Updated: 10/24/2019

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.5

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.7.0-oracle, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.7.0-oracle-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.7.0-oracle-javafx, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.7.0-oracle-jdbc, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.7.0-oracle-plugin, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:java-1.7.0-oracle-src, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:5, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6.7, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7.1

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: 10/22/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-4734, CVE-2015-4803, CVE-2015-4805, CVE-2015-4806, CVE-2015-4810, CVE-2015-4835, CVE-2015-4840, CVE-2015-4842, CVE-2015-4843, CVE-2015-4844, CVE-2015-4860, CVE-2015-4871, CVE-2015-4872, CVE-2015-4881, CVE-2015-4882, CVE-2015-4883, CVE-2015-4893, CVE-2015-4902, CVE-2015-4903, CVE-2015-4911

RHSA: 2015:1927