SuSE 11.1 / 11.2 Security Update : icedtea-web (SAT Patch Numbers 6621 / 6626)

High Nessus Plugin ID 64155


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


The icedtea-web Java browser plugin was updated to 1.2.1 to fix security issues and bugs.

- Potential read from a uninitialized memory location has been fixed. (CVE-2012-3422)

- Incorrect handling of not-0 terminated strings has been fixed. (CVE-2012-3423)


Apply SAT patch number 6621 / 6626 as appropriate.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 64155

File Name: suse_11_icedtea-web-120802.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/01/25

Modified: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:icedtea-web, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2012/08/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-3422, CVE-2012-3423