openSUSE Security Update : java-1_7_0-openjdk (openSUSE-2016-1444)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 95750



The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for java-1_7_0-openjdk fixes the following issues :

- Update to 2.6.8 - OpenJDK 7u121

- Security fixes

+ S8151921: Improved page resolution

+ S8155968: Update command line options

+ S8155973, CVE-2016-5542: Tighten jar checks (bsc#1005522)

+ S8157176: Improved classfile parsing

+ S8157739, CVE-2016-5554: Classloader Consistency Checking (bsc#1005523)

+ S8157749: Improve handling of DNS error replies

+ S8157753: Audio replay enhancement

+ S8157759: LCMS Transform Sampling Enhancement

+ S8157764: Better handling of interpolation plugins

+ S8158302: Handle contextual glyph substitutions

+ S8158993, CVE-2016-5568: Service Menu services (bsc#1005525)

+ S8159495: Fix index offsets

+ S8159503: Amend Annotation Actions

+ S8159511: Stack map validation

+ S8159515: Improve indy validation

+ S8159519, CVE-2016-5573: Reformat JDWP messages (bsc#1005526)

+ S8160090: Better signature handling in pack200

+ S8160094: Improve pack200 layout

+ S8160098: Clean up color profiles

+ S8160591, CVE-2016-5582: Improve internal array handling (bsc#1005527)

+ S8160838, CVE-2016-5597: Better HTTP service (bsc#1005528)

+ PR3207, RH1367357: lcms2: Out-of-bounds read in Type_MLU_Read()

+ CVE-2016-5556 (bsc#1005524)

- Import of OpenJDK 7 u121 build 0

+ S6624200: Regression test fails:
test/closed/javax/swing/JMenuItem/4654927/bug4654927.jav a

+ S6882559: new JEditorPane('text/plain','') fails for null context class loader

+ S7090158: Networking Libraries don't build with javac

+ S7125055: ContentHandler.getContent API changed in error

+ S7145960: sun/security/mscapi/ failing on windows

+ S7187051: tests should do cleanup before start test

+ S8000626: Implement dead key detection for KeyEvent on Linux

+ S8003890: corelibs test scripts should pass TESTVMOPTS

+ S8005629: javac warnings compiling java.awt.EventDispatchThread and sun.awt.X11.XIconWindow

+ S8010297: Missing isLoggable() checks in logging code

+ S8010782: clean up source files containing carriage return characters

+ S8014431: cleanup warnings indicated by the
-Wunused-value compiler option on linux

+ S8015265: revise the fix for 8007037

+ S8016747: Replace deprecated PlatformLogger isLoggable(int) with isLoggable(Level)

+ S8020708: NLS mnemonics missing in SwingSet2/JInternalFrame demo

+ S8024756: method grouping tabs are not selectable

+ S8026741: jdk8 l10n resource file translation update 5

+ S8048147: Privilege tests with JAAS Subject.doAs

+ S8048357: PKCS basic tests

+ S8049171: Additional tests for jarsigner's warnings

+ S8059177: jdk8u40 l10n resource file translation update 1

+ S8075584: test for 8067364 depends on hardwired text advance

+ S8076486: [TESTBUG] javax/security/auth/Subject/doAs/ fails if extra VM options are given

+ S8077953: [TEST_BUG] com/sun/management/OperatingSystemMXBean/TestTotalSwap.j ava Compilation failed after JDK-8077387

+ S8080628: No mnemonics on Open and Save buttons in JFileChooser

+ S8083601: jdk8u60 l10n resource file translation update 2

+ S8140530: Creating a VolatileImage with size 0,0 results in no longer working g2d.drawString

+ S8142926: OutputAnalyzer's shouldXXX() calls return this

+ S8143134: L10n resource file translation update

+ S8147077: IllegalArgumentException thrown by api/java_awt/Component/FlipBufferStrategy/indexTGF_Gener al

+ S8148127: IllegalArgumentException thrown by JCK test api/java_awt/Component/FlipBufferStrategy/indexTGF_Gener al in opengl pipeline

+ S8150611: Security problem on sun.misc.resources.Messages*

+ S8157653: [Parfait] Uninitialised variable in awt_Font.cpp

+ S8158734: JEditorPane.createEditorKitForContentType throws NPE after 6882559

+ S8159684: (tz) Support tzdata2016f

+ S8160934: isnan() is not available on older MSVC compilers

+ S8162411: Service Menu services 2

+ S8162419:
closed/com/oracle/jfr/runtime/ failing after JDK-8155968

+ S8162511: 8u111 L10n resource file updates

+ S8162792: Remove constraint DSA keySize < 1024 from jdk.jar.disabledAlgorithms in jdk8

+ S8164452: 8u111 L10n resource file update - msgdrop 20

+ S8165816: jarsigner -verify shows jar unsigned if it was signed with a weak algorithm

+ S8166381: Back out changes to the file to not disable MD5

- Backports

+ S6604109, PR3162:
javax.print.PrintServiceLookup.lookupPrintServices fails SOMETIMES for Cups

+ S6907252, PR3162: ZipFileInputStream Not Thread-Safe

+ S8024046, PR3162: Test sun/security/krb5/ failed on 7u45 Embedded linux-ppc*

+ S8028479, PR3162: runNameEquals still cannot precisely detect if a usable native krb5 is available

+ S8034057, PR3162: Files.getFileStore and Files.isWritable do not work with SUBST'ed drives (win)

+ S8038491, PR3162: Improve synchronization in

+ S8038502, PR3162: Deflater.needsInput() should use synchronization

+ S8059411, PR3162: RowSetWarning does not correctly chain warnings

+ S8062198, PR3162: Add RowSetMetaDataImpl Tests and add column range validation to isdefinitlyWritable

+ S8066188, PR3162: BaseRowSet returns the wrong default value for escape processing

+ S8072466, PR3162: Deadlock when initializing MulticastSocket and DatagramSocket

+ S8075118, PR3162: JVM stuck in infinite loop during verification

+ S8076579, PR3162: Popping a stack frame after exception breakpoint sets last method param to exception

+ S8078495, PR3162: End time checking for native TGT is wrong

+ S8078668, PR3162: jar usage string mentions unsupported option '-n'

+ S8080115, PR3162: (fs) Crash in libgio when calling Files.probeContentType(path) from parallel threads

+ S8081794, PR3162: ParsePosition getErrorIndex returns 0 for TimeZone parsing problem

+ S8129957, PR3162: Deadlock in JNDI LDAP implementation when closing the LDAP context

+ S8130136, PR3162: Swing window sometimes fails to repaint partially when it becomes exposed

+ S8130274, PR3162: java/nio/file/FileStore/ fails when two successive stores in an iteration are determined to be equal

+ S8132551, PR3162: Initialize local variables before returning them in p11_convert.c

+ S8133207, PR3162: [TEST_BUG] test fails after changes for JDK-8080115

+ S8133666, PR3162: OperatingSystemMXBean reports abnormally high machine CPU consumption on Linux

+ S8135002, PR3162: Fix or remove broken links in objectMonitor.cpp comments

+ S8137121, PR3162: (fc) Infinite loop FileChannel.truncate

+ S8137230, PR3162: TEST_BUG:
java/nio/channels/FileChannel/ timed out

+ S8139373, PR3162: [TEST_BUG] java/net/MulticastSocket/ failed with timeout

+ S8140249, PR3162: JVM Crashing During startUp If Flight Recording is enabled

+ S8141491, PR3160, G592292: Unaligned memory access in Bits.c

+ S8144483, PR3162: One long Safepoint pause directly after each GC log rotation

+ S8149611, PR3160, G592292: Add tests for Unsafe.copySwapMemory

- Bug fixes

+ S8078628, PR3151: Zero build fails with pre-compiled headers disabled

+ PR3128: pax-mark-vm script calls 'exit -1' which is invalid in dash

+ PR3131: PaX marking fails on filesystems which don't support extended attributes

+ PR3135: rule stamps/add/tzdata-support-debug.stamp has a typo in add-tzdata dependency

+ PR3141: Pass $(CC) and $(CXX) to OpenJDK build

+ PR3166: invalid zip timestamp handling leads to error building bootstrap-javac

+ PR3202: Update infinality configure test

+ PR3212: Disable ARM32 JIT by default


+ PR3136: CACAO is broken due to 2 new native methods in sun.misc.Unsafe (from S8158260)

- JamVM

+ PR3134: JamVM is broken due to 2 new native methods in sun.misc.Unsafe (from S8158260)

- AArch64 port

+ S8167200, PR3204: AArch64: Broken stack pointer adjustment in interpreter

+ S8168888: Port 8160591: Improve internal array handling to AArch64.

+ PR3211: AArch64 build fails with pre-compiled headers disabled

- Changed patch :

- java-1_7_0-openjdk-gcc6.patch

+ Rediff to changed context

- Disable arm32 JIT, since its build broken ( 942)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.


Update the affected java-1_7_0-openjdk packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 95750

File Name: openSUSE-2016-1444.nasl

Version: 3.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/13/2016

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.3


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

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


Risk Factor: Critical

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:novell:opensuse:java-1_7_0-openjdk-bootstrap-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:java-1_7_0-openjdk-bootstrap-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:java-1_7_0-openjdk-bootstrap-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:java-1_7_0-openjdk-bootstrap-devel-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:java-1_7_0-openjdk-bootstrap-headless, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:java-1_7_0-openjdk-bootstrap-headless-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:java-1_7_0-openjdk-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:java-1_7_0-openjdk-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:java-1_7_0-openjdk-demo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:java-1_7_0-openjdk-demo-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:java-1_7_0-openjdk-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:java-1_7_0-openjdk-devel-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:java-1_7_0-openjdk-headless, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:java-1_7_0-openjdk-headless-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:java-1_7_0-openjdk-javadoc, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:java-1_7_0-openjdk-src, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:java-1_7_0-openjdk, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:java-1_7_0-openjdk-accessibility, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:java-1_7_0-openjdk-bootstrap

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 12/12/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-5542, CVE-2016-5554, CVE-2016-5556, CVE-2016-5568, CVE-2016-5573, CVE-2016-5582, CVE-2016-5597