Fedora 16 : icedtea-web-1.3-2.fc16 (2012-14340)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 62233


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This update brings IcedTea-Web 1.3 to Fedora. From Red Hat Bugzilla, it fixes rhbz#720836. Additionally, it provides numerous other bug fixes and enhancements, many of which are listed here :


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: 62233

File Name: fedora_2012-14340.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/09/24

Modified: 2015/10/20

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:16

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/09/19

Reference Information

BID: 54762

FEDORA: 2012-14340