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An OpenJDK 8u292 Windows Builds release and security update has been released.



RHSA-2021:1445-01: Moderate: OpenJDK 8u292 Windows Builds release and security update



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Red Hat Security Advisory

Synopsis: Moderate: OpenJDK 8u292 Windows Builds release and security update
Advisory ID: RHSA-2021:1445-01
Product: OpenJDK
Advisory URL:   https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2021:1445
Issue date: 2021-04-28
Keywords: openjdk,windows
Cross references: RHSA-2021:70386-01
CVE Names: CVE-2021-2161 CVE-2021-2163
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1. Summary:

The Red Hat Build of OpenJDK 8 (java-1.8.0-openjdk) is now available for
Windows.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact
of Moderate. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which
gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from
the CVE link(s) in the References section.

2. Description:

The OpenJDK 8 packages provide the OpenJDK 8 Java Runtime Environment and
the OpenJDK 8 Java Software Development Kit.

This release of the Red Hat build of OpenJDK 8 (1.8.0.292) for Windows
serves as a replacement for the Red Hat build of OpenJDK 8 (1.8.0.282) and
includes security and bug fixes, and enhancements. For further information,
refer to the release notes linked to in the References section.

Security Fix(es):

* OpenJDK: Incorrect handling of partially quoted arguments in
ProcessBuilder on Windows (Libraries, 8250568) (CVE-2021-2161)

* OpenJDK: Incomplete enforcement of JAR signing disabled algorithms
(Libraries, 8249906) (CVE-2021-2163)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS
score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE
page(s) listed in the References section.

3. Solution:

Before applying this update, make sure all previously released errata
relevant to your system have been applied.

For details on how to apply this update, refer to:

  https://access.redhat.com/documentation/en-us/openjdk/8/html/installing_and
_using_openjdk_8_for_windows/index

4. Bugs fixed (  https://bugzilla.redhat.com/):

1951217 - CVE-2021-2163 OpenJDK: Incomplete enforcement of JAR signing disabled algorithms (Libraries, 8249906)
1951231 - CVE-2021-2161 OpenJDK: Incorrect handling of partially quoted arguments in ProcessBuilder on Windows (Libraries, 8250568)

5. References:

  https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2021-2161
  https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2021-2163
  https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#moderate
  https://access.redhat.com/jbossnetwork/restricted/listSoftware.html?downloadType=distributions&product=core.service.openjdk&version=1.8.0.292
  https://access.redhat.com/documentation/en-us/openjdk/8/html/installing_and_using_openjdk_8_for_windows/index
  https://access.redhat.com/documentation/en-us/openjdk/8/html/troubleshooting_openjdk_8_for_windows/index
  https://openjdk.java.net/groups/vulnerability/advisories/2021-04-20

6. Contact:

The Red Hat security contact is . More contact
details at   https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/

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