Fedora 18 : java-1.7.0-openjdk- (2013-3468)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 65537


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This is a new security release of OpenJDK7 (based on IcedTea7 2.3.8 forest) that fixes CVE-2013-0809 and CVE-2013-1493.

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 java-1.7.0-openjdk package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 65537

File Name: fedora_2013-3468.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/03/14

Modified: 2015/10/19

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:java-1.7.0-openjdk, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:18

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: 2013/03/05

Reference Information

BID: 58238, 58296

FEDORA: 2013-3468