SUSE SLES11 Security Update : IBM Java 1.7.0 (SUSE-SU-2012:1489-2)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 83567


The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.


IBM Java 1.7.0 has been updated to SR3 which fixes bugs and security issues.

More information can be found on :

CVEs fixed: CVE-2012-3159, CVE-2012-3216, CVE-2012-5070, CVE-2012-5067, CVE-2012-3143, CVE-2012-5076, CVE-2012-5077, CVE-2012-5073, CVE-2012-5074, CVE-2012-5075, CVE-2012-5083, CVE-2012-5083, CVE-2012-5072, CVE-2012-1531, CVE-2012-5081, CVE-2012-1532, CVE-2012-1533, CVE-2012-5069, CVE-2012-5071, CVE-2012-5084, CVE-2012-5087, CVE-2012-5086, CVE-2012-5079, CVE-2012-5088, CVE-2012-5089

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2 :

zypper in -t patch sdksp2-java-1_7_0-ibm-7046

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware :

zypper in -t patch slessp2-java-1_7_0-ibm-7046

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 :

zypper in -t patch slessp2-java-1_7_0-ibm-7046

SUSE Linux Enterprise Java 11 SP2 :

zypper in -t patch slejsp2-java-1_7_0-ibm-7046

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 83567

File Name: suse_SU-2012-1489-2.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/05/20

Modified: 2016/05/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_7_0-ibm, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_7_0-ibm-alsa, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_7_0-ibm-jdbc, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:java-1_7_0-ibm-plugin, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/11/21

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Metasploit (Java Applet Method Handle Remote Code Execution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-1531, CVE-2012-1532, CVE-2012-1533, CVE-2012-3159, CVE-2012-3216, CVE-2012-5067, CVE-2012-5070, CVE-2012-5071, CVE-2012-5073, CVE-2012-5075, CVE-2012-5076, CVE-2012-5077, CVE-2012-5079, CVE-2012-5081, CVE-2012-5083, CVE-2012-5084, CVE-2012-5087, CVE-2012-5088, CVE-2012-5089

BID: 56025, 56033, 56039, 56043, 56046, 56051, 56054, 56055, 56056, 56057, 56058, 56059, 56061, 56063, 56065, 56070, 56071, 56072, 56075, 56079, 56080, 56081, 56082, 56083