SuSE 11.1 Security Update : IBM Java (SAT Patch Number 4109)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 52751
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Synopsis

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

Description

IBM Java 6 SR9 FP1 was updated to fix a critical security bug in float number handling :

- The Java Runtime Environment hangs forever when converting '2.2250738585072012e-308' to a binary floating-point number. (CVE-2010-4476)

Solution

Apply SAT patch number 4109.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=673738

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=673798

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4422.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4447.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4448.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4452.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4454.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4462.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4463.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4465.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4466.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4467.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4468.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4471.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4473.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4475.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4476.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 52751

File Name: suse_11_java-1_6_0-ibm-110307.nasl

Version: 1.17

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/22/2011

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.8

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Vector: 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-ibm, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:java-1_6_0-ibm-alsa, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:java-1_6_0-ibm-fonts, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:java-1_6_0-ibm-jdbc, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:java-1_6_0-ibm-plugin, 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: 3/7/2011

Exploitable With

CANVAS (CANVAS)

Core Impact

Metasploit (Sun Java Applet2ClassLoader Remote Code Execution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-4422, CVE-2010-4447, CVE-2010-4448, CVE-2010-4452, CVE-2010-4454, CVE-2010-4462, CVE-2010-4463, CVE-2010-4465, CVE-2010-4466, CVE-2010-4467, CVE-2010-4468, CVE-2010-4471, CVE-2010-4473, CVE-2010-4475, CVE-2010-4476