SuSE 10 Security Update : IBM Java (ZYPP Patch Number 2461)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 29468


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update brings IBM Java 1.4.2 to Service Release 7.

It contains several undisclosed security fixes, including the fix for the RSA attack similar to Mitre CVE ID CVE-2006-4790.

It also contains timezone updates :

- US daylightsaving time update starting 2007.

- Western Australia daylight savings time introduction in December 2006.

- Update to current timezone dataset.


Apply ZYPP patch number 2461.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 29468

File Name: suse_java-1_4_2-ibm-2461.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2007/01/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-4790