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Vulnerability of IBM Java: denial of service via java.math

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can generate a fatal error via java.math of IBM Java, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Vulnerable software: AIX, Domino by IBM, Notes by IBM, QRadar SIEM, Tivoli Workload Scheduler, RHEL, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.
Severity of this announce: 2/4.
Creation date: 28/08/2018.
Références of this computer vulnerability: CVE-2018-1517, ibm10738401, ibm10742729, ibm10743351, RHSA-2018:2568-01, RHSA-2018:2569-01, RHSA-2018:2575-01, RHSA-2018:2576-01, SUSE-SU-2018:2574-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2583-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2649-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2839-1, SUSE-SU-2018:3082-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-27091.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can generate a fatal error via java.math of IBM Java, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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This computer vulnerability note impacts software or systems such as AIX, Domino by IBM, Notes by IBM, QRadar SIEM, Tivoli Workload Scheduler, RHEL, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer vulnerability announce is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this cybersecurity announce.

Solutions for this threat 

AIX: solution for Java.
The solution is indicated in information sources.

IBM Domino, Notes: patch for IBM Java.
A patch is indicated in information sources.

IBM QRadar SIEM: patch for Java.
A patch is indicated in information sources.

IBM Workload Scheduler: solution for Java.
The solution is indicated in information sources.

RHEL 6.10: new java-1.7.1-ibm packages.
New packages are available:
  RHEL 6: java-1.7.1-ibm 1.7.1.4.30-1jpp.2.el6_10

RHEL 6.10: new java-1.8.0-ibm packages.
New packages are available:
  RHEL 6: java-1.8.0-ibm 1.8.0.5.20-1jpp.1.el6_10

RHEL 7: new java-1.7.1-ibm packages.
New packages are available:
  RHEL 7: java-1.7.1-ibm 1.7.1.4.30-1jpp.1.el7

RHEL 7: new java-1.8.0-ibm packages.
New packages are available:
  RHEL 7: java-1.8.0-ibm 1.8.0.5.20-1jpp.1.el7

SUSE LE 11 SP3: new java-1_7_0-ibm packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 11 SP3: java-1_7_0-ibm 1.7.0_sr10.30-65.28.1

SUSE LE 11 SP4: new java-1_7_1-ibm packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 11 SP4: java-1_7_1-ibm 1.7.1_sr4.30-26.29.1

SUSE LE 12: new java-1_7_1-ibm packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 RTM: java-1_7_1-ibm 1.7.1_sr4.30-38.26.1
  SUSE LE 12 SP1: java-1_7_1-ibm 1.7.1_sr4.30-38.26.1
  SUSE LE 12 SP2: java-1_7_1-ibm 1.7.1_sr4.30-38.26.1
  SUSE LE 12 SP3: java-1_7_1-ibm 1.7.1_sr4.30-38.26.1

SUSE LE 12 SP1-3: new java-1_8_0-ibm packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 SP1: java-1_8_0-ibm 1.8.0_sr5.20-30.36.1
  SUSE LE 12 SP2: java-1_8_0-ibm 1.8.0_sr5.20-30.36.1
  SUSE LE 12 SP3: java-1_8_0-ibm 1.8.0_sr5.20-30.36.1

SUSE LE 15: new java-1_8_0-ibm packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 15 RTM: java-1_8_0-ibm 1.8.0_sr5.20-3.6.2
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