SUSE SLES10 Security Update : IBM Java 5 (SUSE-SU-2013:1669-1)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

IBM Java 5 SR16-FP4 has been released which fixes lots of bugs and
security issues.

More information can be found on :

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

CVEs fixed: CVE-2013-4041, CVE-2013-5375, CVE-2013-5372,
CVE-2013-5843, CVE-2013-5830, CVE-2013-5829, CVE-2013-5842,
CVE-2013-5782, CVE-2013-5817, CVE-2013-5809, CVE-2013-5814,
CVE-2013-5802, CVE-2013-5804, CVE-2013-5783, CVE-2013-3829,
CVE-2013-4002, CVE-2013-5774, CVE-2013-5825, CVE-2013-5840,
CVE-2013-5801, CVE-2013-5778, CVE-2013-5849, CVE-2013-5790,
CVE-2013-5780, CVE-2013-5797, CVE-2013-5803

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?9a37c029
http://www.nessus.org/u?def7aaa9
http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/java/jdk/alerts/
https://bugzilla.novell.com/849212
http://www.nessus.org/u?f708c4a8

Solution :

Update the affected IBM Java 5 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 : 8.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false