SUSE SLED10 / SLES10 Security Update : IBM Java 1.5.0 (SUSE-SU-2012:1489-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

IBM Java 1.5.0 has been updated to SR15 which fixes bugs and security
issues.

More information can be found on :

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

CVEs fixed: CVE-2012-3216, CVE-2012-3143, CVE-2012-5073,
CVE-2012-5075, CVE-2012-5083, CVE-2012-5083, CVE-2012-1531,
CVE-2012-5081, CVE-2012-5069, CVE-2012-5071, CVE-2012-5084,
CVE-2012-5079, CVE-2012-5089

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

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?be03c147
http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/java/jdk/alerts/
https://bugzilla.novell.com/788750
http://www.nessus.org/u?212bcc4f

Solution :

Update the affected IBM Java 1.5.0 packages

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

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