SUSE SLES12 Security Update : java-1_8_0-ibm (SUSE-SU-2016:2726-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 94609


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


IBM Java 8 was updated to version 8.0-3.10 to fix the following security issues :

- CVE-2016-3485: Unspecified vulnerability allowed local users to affect integrity via vectors related to Networking

- CVE-2016-3511: Unspecified vulnerability allowed local users to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via vectors related to Deployment

- CVE-2016-3598: Unspecified vulnerability allowed remote attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via vectors related to Libraries Please see for more information.

- Add hwkeytool binary for zSeries.

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.


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-SP1-2016-1606=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-1606=1

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

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 94609

File Name: suse_SU-2016-2726-1.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/11/07

Modified: 2016/12/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

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


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-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 Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/11/04

Reference Information

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

OSVDB: 141826, 141829, 141836