Fedora 18 : icedtea-web-1.3-1.fc18 (2012-14370)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update brings IcedTea-Web 1.3 to Fedora. From Red Hat Bugzilla,
it fixes rhbz#720836. Additionally, it provides numerous other bug
fixes and enhancements, many of which are listed here :

https://dbhole.wordpress.com/2012/09/05/icedtea-web-1-3-released/

- Updated to 1.2.1

- Resolves: RH840592/CVE-2012-3422

- Resolves: RH841345/CVE-2012-3423

- Updated to 1.2.1

- Resolves: RH840592/CVE-2012-3422

- Resolves: RH841345/CVE-2012-3423

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=840592
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=841345
https://dbhole.wordpress.com/2012/09/05/icedtea-web-1-3-released/
http://www.nessus.org/u?f111f589

Solution :

Update the affected icedtea-web package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 62296 ()

Bugtraq ID: 54762

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3422
CVE-2012-3423

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