SuSE9 Security Update : IBM Java JRE and SDK (YOU Patch Number 12691)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

IBM Java 5 was updated to SR 12 FP 4 fixing various security issues.

For more details, please check the IBM JDK Alerts page :

http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/java/jdk/alerts/

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4447.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4448.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4450.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4454.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4462.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4465.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4466.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4468.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4471.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4473.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4475.html

Solution :

Apply YOU patch number 12691.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Public Exploit Available : true