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PostPosted: Sat Mar 12, 2016 4:26 pm    Post subject: [ GLSA 201603-11 ] Oracle JRE/JDK Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: Oracle JRE/JDK: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201603-11)
Severity: normal
Exploitable: remote
Date: March 12, 2016
Bug(s): #525472, #540054, #546678, #554886, #563684, #572432
ID: 201603-11

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Oracle's JRE and JDK
software suites allowing remote attackers to remotely execute arbitrary
code, obtain information, and cause Denial of Service.


Background

Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE) lets you develop and deploy
Java applications on desktops and servers, as well as in today’s
demanding embedded environments. Java offers the rich user interface,
performance, versatility, portability, and security that today’s
applications require.


Affected Packages

Package: dev-java/oracle-jre-bin
Vulnerable: < 1.8.0.72
Unaffected: >= 1.8.0.72
Architectures: All supported architectures

Package: dev-java/oracle-jdk-bin
Vulnerable: < 1.8.0.72
Unaffected: >= 1.8.0.72
Architectures: All supported architectures


Description

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, and cause Denial of Service.


Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All Oracle JRE Users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose
      ">=dev-java/oracle-jre-bin-1.8.0.72"
   
All Oracle JDK Users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose
      ">=dev-java/oracle-jdk-bin-1.8.0.72"
   


References

CVE-2015-0437
CVE-2015-0437
CVE-2015-0458
CVE-2015-0459
CVE-2015-0460
CVE-2015-0469
CVE-2015-0470
CVE-2015-0477
CVE-2015-0478
CVE-2015-0480
CVE-2015-0484
CVE-2015-0486
CVE-2015-0488
CVE-2015-0491
CVE-2015-0492
CVE-2015-2590
CVE-2015-2601
CVE-2015-2613
CVE-2015-2619
CVE-2015-2621
CVE-2015-2625
CVE-2015-2627
CVE-2015-2628
CVE-2015-2632
CVE-2015-2637
CVE-2015-2638
CVE-2015-2659
CVE-2015-2664
CVE-2015-4000
CVE-2015-4729
CVE-2015-4731
CVE-2015-4732
CVE-2015-4733
CVE-2015-4734
CVE-2015-4734
CVE-2015-4736
CVE-2015-4748
CVE-2015-4760
CVE-2015-4803
CVE-2015-4803
CVE-2015-4805
CVE-2015-4805
CVE-2015-4806
CVE-2015-4806
CVE-2015-4810
CVE-2015-4810
CVE-2015-4835
CVE-2015-4835
CVE-2015-4840
CVE-2015-4840
CVE-2015-4842
CVE-2015-4842
CVE-2015-4843
CVE-2015-4843
CVE-2015-4844
CVE-2015-4844
CVE-2015-4860
CVE-2015-4860
CVE-2015-4868
CVE-2015-4868
CVE-2015-4871
CVE-2015-4871
CVE-2015-4872
CVE-2015-4872
CVE-2015-4881
CVE-2015-4881
CVE-2015-4882
CVE-2015-4882
CVE-2015-4883
CVE-2015-4883
CVE-2015-4893
CVE-2015-4893
CVE-2015-4901
CVE-2015-4901
CVE-2015-4902
CVE-2015-4902
CVE-2015-4903
CVE-2015-4903
CVE-2015-4906
CVE-2015-4906
CVE-2015-4908
CVE-2015-4908
CVE-2015-4911
CVE-2015-4911
CVE-2015-4916
CVE-2015-4916
CVE-2015-7840
CVE-2015-7840
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