openSUSE Security Update : icedtea-web (openSUSE-SU-2011:0829-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 75864


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update of icedtea/icedtea-web fixes two issues :

- CVE-2011-2513: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3: An information leak allows unsigned Web Start applications to determine the path to the cache directory used to store downloaded class and jar files.

- CVE-2011-2514: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.1 An unsigned Web Start application could manipulate content of the security warning dialog message to show different file name in prompts.


Update the affected icedtea-web packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 75864

File Name: suse_11_4_icedtea-web-110721.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

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:opensuse:icedtea-web, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:icedtea-web-javadoc, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.4

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/07/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2513, CVE-2011-2514