openSUSE Security Update : java-1_5_0-sun (java-1_5_0-sun-1529)

high Nessus Plugin ID 42457
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for Plugins has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. Plugins that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back to CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


java-1_5_0-sun u22 update fixes the following security bugs :

- CVE-2009-3864: CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5

- CVE-2009-3867: CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3

- CVE-2009-3868: CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3

- CVE-2009-3869: CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3

- CVE-2009-3871: CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3

- CVE-2009-3872: CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0

- CVE-2009-3873: CVSS v2 Base Score: n/a

- CVE-2009-3874: CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3

- CVE-2009-3875: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0

- CVE-2009-3876: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0

- CVE-2009-3877: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 For bug details use the CVE-ID to query the Mitre database at please.


Update the affected java-1_5_0-sun packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 42457

File Name: suse_11_0_java-1_5_0-sun-091109.nasl

Version: 1.16

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/11/2009

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:java-1_5_0-sun, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:java-1_5_0-sun-alsa, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:java-1_5_0-sun-demo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:java-1_5_0-sun-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:java-1_5_0-sun-jdbc, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:java-1_5_0-sun-plugin, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:java-1_5_0-sun-src, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.0

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/9/2009

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Metasploit (Sun Java JRE AWT setDiffICM Buffer Overflow)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-3864, CVE-2009-3867, CVE-2009-3868, CVE-2009-3869, CVE-2009-3871, CVE-2009-3872, CVE-2009-3873, CVE-2009-3874, CVE-2009-3875, CVE-2009-3876, CVE-2009-3877

CWE: 119, 189, 310, 399