SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : java-1_8_0-openjdk (SUSE-SU-2016:1248-1)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 90992

Synopsis

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

Description

This update for java-1_8_0-openjdk fixes the following security issues
- April 2016 Oracle CPU (bsc#976340) :

- CVE-2016-0686: Unspecified vulnerability allowed remote attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via vectors related to Serialization.

- CVE-2016-0687: Unspecified vulnerability allowed remote attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via vectors related to the Hotspot sub-component

- CVE-2016-0695: Unspecified vulnerability allowed remote attackers to affect confidentiality via vectors related to the Security Component

- CVE-2016-3425: Unspecified vulnerability allowed remote attackers to affect availability via vectors related to JAXP

- CVE-2016-3426: Unspecified vulnerability allowed remote attackers to affect confidentiality via vectors related to JCE

- CVE-2016-3427: Unspecified vulnerability allowed remote attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via vectors related to JMX

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 Server 12-SP1 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-724=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-724=1

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

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=976340

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-0686/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-0687/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-0695/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-3425/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-3426/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-3427/

http://www.nessus.org/u?27135751

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 90992

File Name: suse_SU-2016-1248-1.nasl

Version: 2.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/05/09

Updated: 2018/11/29

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.6

Temporal Score: 8.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_8_0-openjdk, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_8_0-openjdk-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_8_0-openjdk-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_8_0-openjdk-demo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_8_0-openjdk-demo-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_8_0-openjdk-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_8_0-openjdk-headless, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_8_0-openjdk-headless-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:12

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/05/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-0686, CVE-2016-0687, CVE-2016-0695, CVE-2016-3425, CVE-2016-3426, CVE-2016-3427