QID 240557

Date Published: 2022-07-27

QID 240557: Red Hat Update for java-1.8.0-openjdk security (RHSA-2022:5698)

the java-1.8.0-openjdk packages provide the openjdk 8 java runtime environment and the openjdk 8 java software development kit.

Security Fix(es):
  • openjdk: integer truncation issue in xalan-j (jaxp, 8285407) (cve-2022-34169)
  • openjdk: class compilation issue (hotspot, 8281859) (cve-2022-21540)
  • openjdk: improper restriction of methodhandle.invokebasic() (hotspot, 8281866) (cve-2022-21541)

Affected Products:

  • Red Hat enterprise linux server 7 x86_64
  • Red Hat enterprise linux workstation 7 x86_64
  • Red Hat enterprise linux desktop 7 x86_64
  • Red Hat enterprise linux for ibm z systems 7 s390x
  • Red Hat enterprise linux for power, big endian 7 ppc64
  • Red Hat enterprise linux for scientific computing 7 x86_64
  • Red Hat enterprise linux for power, little endian 7 ppc64le

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Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could lead to a security breach or could affect integrity, availability, and confidentiality.

  • CVSS V3 rated as Critical - 9.8 severity.
  • CVSS V2 rated as Medium - 5.4 severity.
  • Solution
    Refer to Red Hat security advisory RHSA-2022:5698 for updates and patch information.
    Vendor References

    CVEs related to QID 240557

    Software Advisories
    Advisory ID Software Component Link
    RHSA-2022:5698 Red Hat Enterprise Linux URL Logo access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2022:5698