This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
Updated to icedtea-web 1.4.1 New in release 1.4.1 (2013-XX-YY) :
- Improved and cleaned Temporary internet files panel
- PR1465 - java.io.FileNotFoundException while trying to
download a JAR file
- PR1473 - javaws should not depend on name of local
- PR854: Resizing an applet several times causes 100%
- CVE-2012-4540, RH869040: Heap-based buffer overflow
after triggering event attached to applet
- reproducers tests are enabled in dist-tarball
- application context support for OpenJDK build 25 and
- small patches into rhino support and
- PR1533: Inherit jnlp.packEnabled and
jnlp.versionEnabled like other properties
- add icedtea-web man page
- make check enabled again
- should be build for non-standart archs
- removed unused multilib arches
See also :
Update the affected icedtea-web package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Fedora Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 70060 ()
Bugtraq ID: 5643462426
CVE ID: CVE-2012-4540
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