SuSE9 Security Update : IBM Java2 and SDK (YOU Patch Number 12531)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 42920
SynopsisThe remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.
DescriptionIBM Java 1.4.2 was updated to Service Refresh 13 Fixpack 2
At least following security issues are fixed by this update :
- A vulnerability in the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) with storing temporary font files might allow an untrusted applet or application to consume a disproportionate amount of disk space resulting in a denial-of-service condition. (CVE-2009-1100)
SolutionApply YOU patch number 12531.