SUSE-SU-2017:0719-1: moderate: Security update for java-1_7_1-ibm

sle-updates at sle-updates at
Fri Mar 17 05:12:56 MDT 2017

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for java-1_7_1-ibm

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2017:0719-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1027038 
Cross-References:   CVE-2016-2183
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4

   An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


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

   Security issue fixed:
   - CVE-2016-2183: The DES and Triple DES ciphers, as used in the TLS, SSH,
     and IPSec protocols and
     other protocols and products, have a birthday bound of approximately
      four billion blocks, which makes it easier for remote attackers to
      obtain cleartext data via a birthday attack against a long-duration
      encrypted session, as demonstrated by an HTTPS session using Triple DES
      in CBC mode, aka a "Sweet32" attack. (bsc#1027038)

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 Software Development Kit 11-SP4:

      zypper in -t patch sdksp4-java-1_7_1-ibm-13028=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:

      zypper in -t patch slessp4-java-1_7_1-ibm-13028=1

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4 (i586 ppc64 s390x x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 (i586 ppc64 s390x x86_64):


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



More information about the sle-updates mailing list