SUSE SLES10 / SLES11 Security Update : IBM Java 1.4.2 (SUSE-SU-2012:1490-1)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

IBM Java 1.4.2 has been updated to SR13-FP14 which fixes bugs and
security issues.

More information can be found on :

[http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/java/jdk/alerts/)(http://
www.ibm.com/developerworks/java/jdk/alerts/)

CVEs fixed:
CVE-2012-3216,CVE-2012-5073,CVE-2012-5083,CVE-2012-5083,CVE-
2012-1531,CVE-2012-5081,CVE-2012-5084,CVE-2012-5079

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?dbbe2f07
http://www.nessus.org/u?baa6ad07
http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/java/jdk/alerts/
https://bugzilla.novell.com/758651
https://bugzilla.novell.com/788750
http://www.nessus.org/u?c2ea7cc6

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_4_2-ibm-7043

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware :

zypper in -t patch slessp2-java-1_4_2-ibm-7043

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 :

zypper in -t patch slessp2-java-1_4_2-ibm-7043

SUSE Linux Enterprise Java 11 SP2 :

zypper in -t patch slejsp2-java-1_4_2-ibm-7043

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 : 8.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 83568 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56025
56033
56063
56071
56075
56080
56082

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3216
CVE-2012-5073
CVE-2012-5079
CVE-2012-5081
CVE-2012-5083
CVE-2012-5084

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