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[security-announce] SUSE-SU-2016:0956-1: important: Security update for java-1_7_0-openjdk
SUSE Security Update: Security update for java-1_7_0-openjdk

Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2016:0956-1
Rating: important
References: #972468
Cross-References: CVE-2016-0636
Affected Products:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11-SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


The OpenJDK Java java-1_7_0-openjdk was updated to 2.6.5 to fix the
following issues:

Update to 2.6.5 - OpenJDK 7u99 (bsc#972468)
* Security fixes
- S8152335, CVE-2016-0636: Improve MethodHandle consistency, which could
be used by attackers to inject code.
* Import of OpenJDK 7 u99 build 0
- S6425769, PR2858: Allow specifying an address to bind JMX remote
- S6961123: setWMClass fails to null-terminate WM_CLASS string
- S8145982, PR2858: JMXInterfaceBindingTest is failing intermittently
- S8146015, PR2858: JMXInterfaceBindingTest is failing intermittently
for IPv6 addresses
* Backports
- S8028727, PR2814: [parfait] warnings from b116 for JNI pending exceptions
- S8048512, PR2814: Uninitialised memory in
- S8071705. PR2819, RH1182694: Java application menu misbehaves when
running multiple screen stacked vertically
- S8150954, PR2866, RH1176206: AWT Robot not compatible with GNOME Shell
* Bug fixes
- PR2803: Make system CUPS optional
- PR2886: Location of 'stap' executable is hard-coded
- PR2893: test/tapset/ should be executable
- PR2894: Add missing test directory in make check.
- PR2781, CA195: typeinfo.cpp: typeinfo_merge_nonarrays: Assertion `dest
&& result && x.any && y.any' failed
* AArch64 port
- PR2852: Add support for large code cache
- PR2852: Apply ReservedCodeCacheSize default limiting to AArch64 only.
- S8081289, PR2852: aarch64: add support for RewriteFrequentPairs in
- S8131483, PR2852: aarch64: illegal stlxr instructions
- S8133352, PR2852: aarch64: generates constrained unpredictable
- S8133842, PR2852: aarch64: C2 generates illegal instructions with int
shifts >=32
- S8134322, PR2852: AArch64: Fix several errors in C2 biased locking
- S8136615, PR2852: aarch64: elide DecodeN when followed by CmpP 0
- S8138575, PR2852: Improve generated code for profile counters
- S8138641, PR2852: Disable C2 peephole by default for aarch64
- S8138966, PR2852: Intermittent SEGV running ParallelGC
- S8143067, PR2852: aarch64: guarantee failure in javac
- S8143285, PR2852: aarch64: Missing load acquire when checking if
ConstantPoolCacheEntry is resolved
- S8143584, PR2852: Load constant pool tag and class status with load
- S8144201, PR2852: aarch64: jdk/test/com/sun/net/httpserver/
fails with
- S8144582, PR2852: AArch64 does not generate correct branch profile data
- S8146709, PR2852: AArch64: Incorrect use of ADRP for byte_map_base
- S8147805, PR2852: aarch64: C1 segmentation fault due to inline
- S8148240, PR2852: aarch64: random infrequent null pointer exceptions
in javac
* PPC & AIX port
- S8034797, PR2851: AIX: Fix os::naked_short_sleep() in
os_aix.cpp after 8028280
- S8139258, PR2851: PPC64LE: argument passing problem when passing 15
floats in native call
- S8139421, PR2851: PPC64LE: MacroAssembler::bxx64_patchable kill
register R12

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 Desktop 11-SP4:

zypper in -t patch sledsp4-java-1_7_0-openjdk-12493=1

- SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:

zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-java-1_7_0-openjdk-12493=1

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

Package List:

- SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11-SP4 (i586 x86_64):


- SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 (i586 x86_64):



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