SUSE-SU-2016:0956-1: important: Security update for java-1_7_0-openjdk

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Tue Apr 5 10:07:48 MDT 2016

   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.
   * CACAO
     - 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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