Security update for java-1_7_1-ibm

SUSE Security Update: Security update for java-1_7_1-ibm
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2021:14634-1
Rating: important
References: #1181239 #1182186
Cross-References:CVE-2020-14803 CVE-2020-27221
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-LTSS

An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.


This update for java-1_7_1-ibm fixes the following issues:

  • Update to Java 7.1 Service Refresh 4 Fix Pack 80 [bsc#1182186, bsc#1181239, CVE-2020-27221, CVE-2020-14803] * CVE-2020-27221: Potential for a stack-based buffer overflow when the virtual machine or JNI natives are converting from UTF-8 characters to platform encoding. * CVE-2020-14803: Unauthenticated attacker with network access via multiple protocols allows to compromise Java SE.

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-LTSS:
    zypper in -t patch slessp4-java-1_7_1-ibm-14634=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-LTSS (i586 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • java-1_7_1-ibm-1.7.1_sr4.80-26.65.1
    • java-1_7_1-ibm-devel-1.7.1_sr4.80-26.65.1
    • java-1_7_1-ibm-jdbc-1.7.1_sr4.80-26.65.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-LTSS (i586 x86_64):
    • java-1_7_1-ibm-alsa-1.7.1_sr4.80-26.65.1
    • java-1_7_1-ibm-plugin-1.7.1_sr4.80-26.65.1