SuSE 11.1 / 11.2 Security Update : icedtea-web (SAT Patch Numbers 6621 / 6626)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description :

The icedtea-web Java browser plugin was updated to 1.2.1 to fix
security issues and bugs.

- Potential read from a uninitialized memory location has
been fixed. (CVE-2012-3422)

- Incorrect handling of not-0 terminated strings has been
fixed. (CVE-2012-3423)

See also :

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 6621 / 6626 as appropriate.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 64155 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3422

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