SUSE SLES11 Security Update : java-1_7_0-ibm (SUSE-SU-2016:2286-1)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 93458
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for Plugins has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. Plugins that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back to CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.

Synopsis

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

Description

IBM Java 7 was updated to 7.1-9.50, fixing bugs and security issues (bsc#992537). Security issues fixed: CVE-2016-3485 CVE-2016-3511 CVE-2016-3598 Please see https://www.ibm.com/developerworks/java/jdk/alerts/ for more information.

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 OpenStack Cloud 5:zypper in -t patch sleclo50sp3-java-1_7_0-ibm-12737=1

SUSE Manager Proxy 2.1:zypper in -t patch slemap21-java-1_7_0-ibm-12737=1

SUSE Manager 2.1:zypper in -t patch sleman21-java-1_7_0-ibm-12737=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-LTSS:zypper in -t patch slessp3-java-1_7_0-ibm-12737=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP2-LTSS:zypper in -t patch slessp2-java-1_7_0-ibm-12737=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3:zypper in -t patch sleposp3-java-1_7_0-ibm-12737=1

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

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=992537

https://developer.ibm.com/javasdk/support/security-vulnerabilities/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-3485/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-3511/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-3598/

http://www.nessus.org/u?b0a49b7f

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 93458

File Name: suse_SU-2016-2286-1.nasl

Version: 2.10

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/13/2016

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.5

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_7_0-ibm, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_7_0-ibm-alsa, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_7_0-ibm-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_7_0-ibm-jdbc, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_7_0-ibm-plugin, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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: 9/10/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/21/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-3485, CVE-2016-3511, CVE-2016-3598