SuSE 10 Security Update : IBM Java 1.4.2 (ZYPP Patch Number 6648)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 42929
SynopsisThe remote SuSE 10 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:
CVE-2009-1100: 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.
SolutionApply ZYPP patch number 6648.