CVE-2018-2579 SUSE Enterprise Linux Security Update for java-1_7_1-ibm (SUSE-SU-2018:0743-1)




SUSE has released security update for java-1_7_1-ibm to fix the vulnerabilities.

Affected Products:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2


This vulnerability can be used to cause a limited denial of service in the form of interruptions in resource availability.


Upgrade to the latest packages which contain a patch. To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update. Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product.

To install packages using the command line interface, use the command “yum update”.

Refer to SUSE security advisory SUSE-SU-2018:0743-1 to address this issue and obtain further details.

Following are links for downloading patches to fix the vulnerabilities:

SUSE-SU-2018:0743-1: SUSE Enterprise Linux

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