Fedora 15 : icedtea-web-1.0.4-1.fc15 (2011-9541)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 55663


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This security fix that addresses the following issues :

- RH718164: Home directory path disclosure to untrusted applications

- RH718170: Java Web Start security warning dialog manipulation

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected icedtea-web package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 55663

File Name: fedora_2011-9541.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/07/25

Modified: 2016/05/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:icedtea-web, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:15

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/07/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2513, CVE-2011-2514

BID: 48829

FEDORA: 2011-9541