SUSE SLES12 Security Update : java-1_8_0-ibm (SUSE-SU-2017:0460-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 97187


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


This update for java-1_8_0-ibm to version 8.0-4.0 fixes a lot of security issues (bsc#1024218): Following CVEs are fixed: CVE-2016-5552 CVE-2017-3231 CVE-2017-3241 CVE-2017-3253 CVE-2017-3259 CVE-2017-3261 CVE-2017-3272 CVE-2017-3289 CVE-2016-2183 CVE-2016-5547 CVE-2016-5548 CVE-2016-5549 CVE-2017-3252 More information can be found on:

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-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2017-237=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2017-237=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-237=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-237=1

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

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 97187

File Name: suse_SU-2017-0460-1.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/02/15

Modified: 2017/02/15

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC: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: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: 2017/02/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-2183, CVE-2016-5547, CVE-2016-5548, CVE-2016-5549, CVE-2016-5552, CVE-2017-3231, CVE-2017-3241, CVE-2017-3252, CVE-2017-3253, CVE-2017-3259, CVE-2017-3261, CVE-2017-3272, CVE-2017-3289

OSVDB: 143387, 143388, 150415, 150416, 150417, 150419, 150421, 150422, 150423, 150425, 150426, 150427, 150428, 150429