SuSE 11.1 Security Update : IBM Java (SAT Patch Number 4109)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

IBM Java 6 SR9 FP1 was updated to fix a critical security bug in float
number handling :

- The Java Runtime Environment hangs forever when
converting '2.2250738585072012e-308' to a binary
floating-point number. (CVE-2010-4476)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=673738
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=673798
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4422.html
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-2010-4452.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-2010-4463.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-2010-4467.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
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4476.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 4109.

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

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