SUSE SLES12 Security Update : java-1_8_0-ibm (SUSE-SU-2016:0390-1) (SLOTH)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 88692
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

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Synopsis

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

This update for java-1_8_0-ibm fixes the following security issues by updating to 8.0-2.10 (bsc#963937) :

- CVE-2015-5041: Could could have invoked non-public interface methods under certain circumstances

- CVE-2015-7575: The TLS protocol could allow weaker than expected security caused by a collision attack when using the MD5 hash function for signing a ServerKeyExchange message during a TLS handshake. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability using man-in-the-middle techniques to impersonate a TLS server and obtain credentials

- CVE-2015-8126: buffer overflow in libpng caused by improper bounds checking by the png_set_PLTE() and png_get_PLTE() functions

- CVE-2015-8472: buffer overflow in libpng caused by improper bounds checking by the png_set_PLTE() and png_get_PLTE() functions

- CVE-2016-0402: An unspecified vulnerability related to the Networking component has no confidentiality impact, partial integrity impact, and no availability impact

- CVE-2016-0448: An unspecified vulnerability related to the JMX component could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information

- CVE-2016-0466: An unspecified vulnerability related to the JAXP component could allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service

- CVE-2016-0475: An unspecified vulnerability related to the Libraries component has partial confidentiality impact, partial integrity impact, and no availability impact

- CVE-2016-0483: An unspecified vulnerability related to the AWT component has complete confidentiality impact, complete integrity impact, and complete availability impact

- CVE-2016-0494: An unspecified vulnerability related to the 2D component has complete confidentiality impact, complete integrity impact, and complete availability impact

The following bugs were fixed :

- bsc#960402: resolve package conflicts in devel package

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP1 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2016-227=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-227=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=960402

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=963937

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-5041/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-7575/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-8126/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-8472/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-0402/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-0448/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-0466/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-0475/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-0483/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-0494/

http://www.nessus.org/u?c0f5db81

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 88692

File Name: suse_SU-2016-0390-1.nasl

Version: 2.12

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/11/2016

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.1

Temporal Score: 7.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_8_0-ibm, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_8_0-ibm-alsa, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_8_0-ibm-plugin, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:12

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/9/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/12/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-5041, CVE-2015-7575, CVE-2015-8126, CVE-2015-8472, CVE-2016-0402, CVE-2016-0448, CVE-2016-0466, CVE-2016-0475, CVE-2016-0483, CVE-2016-0494