SuSE 11.2 Security Update : icedtea-web (SAT Patch Number 7041)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 64156


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


The IcedTea-Web Java plugin has been updated to version 1.3.1 to fix various bugs and security issues.

1.3.1 changes :

- Security Updates

- RH869040: Heap-based buffer overflow after triggering event attached to applet. (CVE-2012-4540)

- Common

- PR1161: X509VariableTrustManager does not work correctly with OpenJDK7 fixes the self-signed issue (mentioned in bnc#784859, bnc#785333, bnc#786775)


Apply SAT patch number 7041.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 64156

File Name: suse_11_icedtea-web-121113.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/01/25

Modified: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/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: 2012/11/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-4540