Update to OpenJDK 8u252 (April Critical Patch Update)

  • JDK-8223898, CVE-2020-2754: Forward references to Nashorn
  • JDK-8223904, CVE-2020-2755: Improve Nashorn matching
  • JDK-8224541, CVE-2020-2756: Better mapping of serial ENUMs
  • JDK-8224549, CVE-2020-2757: Less Blocking Array Queues
  • JDK-8225603: Enhancement for big integers
  • JDK-8227542: Manifest improved jar headers
  • JDK-8231415, CVE-2020-2773: Better signatures in XML
  • JDK-8233250: Better X11 rendering
  • JDK-8233410: Better Build Scripting
  • JDK-8234027: Better JCEKS key support
  • JDK-8234408, CVE-2020-2781: Improve TLS session handling
  • JDK-8234825, CVE-2020-2800: Better Headings for HTTP Servers
  • JDK-8234841, CVE-2020-2803: Enhance buffering of byte buffers
  • JDK-8235274, CVE-2020-2805: Enhance typing of methods
  • JDK-8236201, CVE-2020-2830: Better Scanner conversions
  • JDK-8238960: linux-i586 builds are inconsistent as the newly build jdk is not able to reserve enough space for object heap

Full release notes: https://bitly.com/oj8u252

How to install

sudo dnf upgrade --advisory=FEDORA-2020-21ca991b3b

This update has been submitted for testing by ahughes.

3 months ago

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3 months ago

This update's test gating status has been changed to 'ignored'.

3 months ago

ahughes edited this update.

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ahughes edited this update.

3 months ago

This update has been pushed to testing.

3 months ago

This update can be pushed to stable now if the maintainer wishes

3 months ago

This update has been submitted for stable by bodhi.

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Metadata
Type
security
Severity
high
Karma
0
Signed
Content Type
RPM
Test Gating
Settings
Unstable by Karma
-3
Stable by Karma
3
Stable by Time
7 days
Dates
submitted
3 months ago
in testing
3 months ago
in stable
3 months ago
modified
3 months ago

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