SuSE 11.2 / 11.3 Security Update : icedtea-web (SAT Patch Numbers 8357 / 8358)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 70289


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


This icedtea-web update adds a missing fix for an off-by-one heap-based buffer overflow.

- icedtea-web 1.4.1 fixes the missing patch for CVE-2012-4540. (bnc#840572: CVE-2013-4349)


Apply SAT patch number 8357 / 8358 as appropriate.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 70289

File Name: suse_11_icedtea-web-130924.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/10/03

Modified: 2014/11/04

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: 2013/09/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-4540