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The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.
IBM Java 1.4.2 was updated to Service Refresh 13 Fixpack 2
At least following security issues are fixed by this update :
- A vulnerability in the Java Runtime Environment (JRE)
with storing temporary font files might allow an
untrusted applet or application to consume a
disproportionate amount of disk space resulting in a
denial-of-service condition. (CVE-2009-1100)
See also :
Apply YOU patch number 12531.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0