SuSE 11 Security Update : Sun Java 1.6.0 (SAT Patch Number 2340)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 50918


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


Oracle has released JRE 6 Update 20 in order to fix potential remote code execution vulnerabilities (CVE-2010-0887). Please refer to Oracle's site for more information:


Apply SAT patch number 2340.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 50918

File Name: suse_11_java-1_6_0-sun-100420.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/12/02

Modified: 2013/11/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:java-1_6_0-sun, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:java-1_6_0-sun-alsa, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:java-1_6_0-sun-demo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:java-1_6_0-sun-jdbc, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:java-1_6_0-sun-plugin, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:java-1_6_0-sun-src, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/04/20

Exploitable With

Metasploit (Sun Java Web Start Plugin Command Line Argument Injection)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0886, CVE-2010-0887