SUSE SLES11 Security Update : IBM Java 1.7.0 (SUSE-SU-2012:1489-2)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

IBM Java 1.7.0 has been updated to SR3 which fixes bugs and security
issues.

More information can be found on :

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

CVEs fixed: CVE-2012-3159, CVE-2012-3216, CVE-2012-5070,
CVE-2012-5067, CVE-2012-3143, CVE-2012-5076, CVE-2012-5077,
CVE-2012-5073, CVE-2012-5074, CVE-2012-5075, CVE-2012-5083,
CVE-2012-5083, CVE-2012-5072, CVE-2012-1531, CVE-2012-5081,
CVE-2012-1532, CVE-2012-1533, CVE-2012-5069, CVE-2012-5071,
CVE-2012-5084, CVE-2012-5087, CVE-2012-5086, CVE-2012-5079,
CVE-2012-5088, 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?4e90a121
http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/java/jdk/alerts/
https://bugzilla.novell.com/788750
http://www.nessus.org/u?d3a7b9d6

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2 :

zypper in -t patch sdksp2-java-1_7_0-ibm-7046

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware :

zypper in -t patch slessp2-java-1_7_0-ibm-7046

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 :

zypper in -t patch slessp2-java-1_7_0-ibm-7046

SUSE Linux Enterprise Java 11 SP2 :

zypper in -t patch slejsp2-java-1_7_0-ibm-7046

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

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