GLSA-201610-08 : Oracle JRE/JDK: Multiple vulnerabilities

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 94085


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201610-08 (Oracle JRE/JDK: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities exist in both Oracle’s JRE and JDK. Please review the referenced CVE’s for additional information.
Impact :

Remote attackers could gain access to information, remotely execute arbitrary code, or cause Denial of Service.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All Oracle JRE Users users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-java/oracle-jre-bin-' All Oracle JDK Users users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-java/oracle-jdk-bin-'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 94085

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201610-08.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/10/17

Modified: 2016/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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


Base Score: 9.6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:oracle-jdk-bin, p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:oracle-jre-bin, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2016/10/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-0402, CVE-2016-0448, CVE-2016-0466, CVE-2016-0475, CVE-2016-0483, CVE-2016-0494, CVE-2016-0603, CVE-2016-0636, CVE-2016-3426, CVE-2016-3458, CVE-2016-3485, CVE-2016-3498, CVE-2016-3500, CVE-2016-3503, CVE-2016-3508, CVE-2016-3511, CVE-2016-3550, CVE-2016-3552, CVE-2016-3587, CVE-2016-3598, CVE-2016-3606, CVE-2016-3610

GLSA: 201610-08