SUSE SLES12 Security Update : java-1_8_0-ibm (SUSE-SU-2016:3078-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 95711

Synopsis

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

Description

This update for java-1_8_0-ibm fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2016-5568: Unspecified vulnerability allowed remote attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via vectors related to AWT

- CVE-2016-5556: Unspecified vulnerability allowed remote attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via vectors related to 2D

- CVE-2016-5573: Unspecified vulnerability allowed remote attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via vectors related to Hotspot

- CVE-2016-5597: Unspecified vulnerability allowed remote attackers to affect confidentiality via vectors related to Networking

- CVE-2016-5554: Unspecified vulnerability allowed remote attackers to affect integrity via vectors related to JMX

- CVE-2016-5542: Unspecified vulnerability allowed remote attackers to affect integrity via vectors related to Libraries

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-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2016-1792=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2016-1792=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2016-1792=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-1792=1

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

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1009280

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5542/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5554/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5556/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5568/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5573/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5597/

http://www.nessus.org/u?212e9284

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 95711

File Name: suse_SU-2016-3078-1.nasl

Version: 3.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/12/12

Updated: 2018/11/30

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

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

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-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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/12/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-5542, CVE-2016-5554, CVE-2016-5556, CVE-2016-5568, CVE-2016-5573, CVE-2016-5597