Fedora 16 : icedtea-web-1.3.1-1.fc16 (2012-17745)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 62881
SynopsisThe remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis updates a recently found heap buffer overflow issue in IcedTea web. It fixes :
CVE-2012-4540 icedtea-web: IcedTeaScriptableJavaObject::invoke off-by-one heap-based buffer overflow
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.
SolutionUpdate the affected icedtea-web package.