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PostPosted: Thu Mar 14, 2019 7:26 am    Post subject: [ GLSA 201903-14 ] Oracle JDK/JRE Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: Oracle JDK/JRE: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201903-14)
Severity: normal
Exploitable: remote
Date: 2019-03-14
Bug(s): #653560, #661456, #676134
ID: 201903-14

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Oracle’s JDK and JRE
software suites.


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-jdk-bin
Vulnerable: < 1.8.0.202
Unaffected: >= 1.8.0.202
Architectures: All supported architectures

Package: dev-java/oracle-jre-bin
Vulnerable: < 1.8.0.202
Unaffected: >= 1.8.0.202
Architectures: All supported architectures


Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Oracle’s JDK and JRE
software suites. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for
details.


Impact

A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process, gain access to information, or cause a Denial
of Service condition.


Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All Oracle JDK bin users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose
      ">=dev-java/oracle-jdk-bin-1.8.0.202"
   
All Oracle JRE bin users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose
      ">=dev-java/oracle-jre-bin-1.8.0.202"
   


References

CVE-2018-2790
CVE-2018-2794
CVE-2018-2795
CVE-2018-2796
CVE-2018-2797
CVE-2018-2798
CVE-2018-2799
CVE-2018-2800
CVE-2018-2811
CVE-2018-2814
CVE-2018-2815
CVE-2019-2422
CVE-2019-2426
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