Security update for java-1_8_0-openjdk

SUSE Security Update: Security update for java-1_8_0-openjdk
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2016:0256-1
Rating: critical
References: #960996 #962743
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1

  • An update that fixes 8 vulnerabilities is now available.


    java-1_8_0-openjdk was updated to version 7u95 to fix several security
    issues. (bsc#962743)

    The following vulnerabilities were fixed:

    - CVE-2015-7575: Further reduce use of MD5 (SLOTH) (bsc#960996)
    - CVE-2015-8126: Vulnerability in the AWT component related to
    splashscreen displays
    - CVE-2015-8472: Vulnerability in the AWT component, addressed by same fix
    - CVE-2016-0402: Vulnerability in the Networking component related to URL
    - CVE-2016-0448: Vulnerability in the JMX comonent related to attribute
    - CVE-2016-0466: Vulnerability in the JAXP component, related to limits
    - CVE-2016-0483: Vulnerability in the AWT component related to image
    - CVE-2016-0494: Vulnerability in 2D component related to font actions

    Patch Instructions:

    To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
    Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-160=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-160=1

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

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1 (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
      • java-1_8_0-openjdk-
      • java-1_8_0-openjdk-debuginfo-
      • java-1_8_0-openjdk-debugsource-
      • java-1_8_0-openjdk-demo-
      • java-1_8_0-openjdk-demo-debuginfo-
      • java-1_8_0-openjdk-devel-
      • java-1_8_0-openjdk-headless-
      • java-1_8_0-openjdk-headless-debuginfo-
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1 (x86_64):
      • java-1_8_0-openjdk-
      • java-1_8_0-openjdk-debuginfo-
      • java-1_8_0-openjdk-debugsource-
      • java-1_8_0-openjdk-headless-
      • java-1_8_0-openjdk-headless-debuginfo-