ALAS-2021-1515


Amazon Linux AMI Security Advisory: ALAS-2021-1515
Advisory Release Date: 2021-07-08 18:38 Pacific
Advisory Updated Date: 2021-07-12 21:51 Pacific
Severity: Medium
References: CVE-2021-2163 

Issue Overview:

Vulnerability in the Java SE, Java SE Embedded, Oracle GraalVM Enterprise Edition product of Oracle Java SE (component: Libraries). Supported versions that are affected are Java SE: 7u291, 8u281, 11.0.10, 16; Java SE Embedded: 8u281; Oracle GraalVM Enterprise Edition: 19.3.5, 20.3.1.2 and 21.0.0.2. Difficult to exploit vulnerability allows unauthenticated attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise Java SE, Java SE Embedded, Oracle GraalVM Enterprise Edition. Successful attacks require human interaction from a person other than the attacker. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized creation, deletion or modification access to critical data or all Java SE, Java SE Embedded, Oracle GraalVM Enterprise Edition accessible data. Note: This vulnerability applies to Java deployments that load and run untrusted code (e.g., code that comes from the internet) and rely on the Java sandbox for security. CVSS 3.1 Base Score 5.3 (Integrity impacts). CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N). (CVE-2021-2163)


Affected Packages:

java-1.8.0-openjdk


Issue Correction:
Run yum update java-1.8.0-openjdk to update your system.

New Packages:
i686:
    java-1.8.0-openjdk-headless-1.8.0.292.b10-1.63.amzn1.i686
    java-1.8.0-openjdk-src-1.8.0.292.b10-1.63.amzn1.i686
    java-1.8.0-openjdk-devel-1.8.0.292.b10-1.63.amzn1.i686
    java-1.8.0-openjdk-debuginfo-1.8.0.292.b10-1.63.amzn1.i686
    java-1.8.0-openjdk-1.8.0.292.b10-1.63.amzn1.i686
    java-1.8.0-openjdk-demo-1.8.0.292.b10-1.63.amzn1.i686

noarch:
    java-1.8.0-openjdk-javadoc-zip-1.8.0.292.b10-1.63.amzn1.noarch
    java-1.8.0-openjdk-javadoc-1.8.0.292.b10-1.63.amzn1.noarch

src:
    java-1.8.0-openjdk-1.8.0.292.b10-1.63.amzn1.src

x86_64:
    java-1.8.0-openjdk-src-1.8.0.292.b10-1.63.amzn1.x86_64
    java-1.8.0-openjdk-headless-1.8.0.292.b10-1.63.amzn1.x86_64
    java-1.8.0-openjdk-debuginfo-1.8.0.292.b10-1.63.amzn1.x86_64
    java-1.8.0-openjdk-1.8.0.292.b10-1.63.amzn1.x86_64
    java-1.8.0-openjdk-demo-1.8.0.292.b10-1.63.amzn1.x86_64
    java-1.8.0-openjdk-devel-1.8.0.292.b10-1.63.amzn1.x86_64