SuSE 11.2 Security Update : IBM Java (SAT Patch Number 6791)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

IBM Java 1.4.2 was updated to SR13-FP13 that fixes bugs and security
issues.

http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/java/jdk/alerts/

Also one bug has been fixed :

- fix bnc#771808: create symlink /usr/bin/javaws properly

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=666744
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=778629
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-1713.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-1717.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-1718.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-1719.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 6791.

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 64162 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1713
CVE-2012-1717
CVE-2012-1718
CVE-2012-1719

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