openSUSE Security Update : java-1_6_0-openjdk (openSUSE-SU-2010:0553-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

icedtea included in java-1_6_0-openjdk was updated to version 1.8.1
which fixes two security issues :

CVE-2010-2783: IcedTea 'Extended JNLP Services' arbitrary file access
CVE-2010-2548: IcedTea Incomplete property access check for unsigned
applications

The new version also fixes many non-security bugs. For details please
see
http://blog.fuseyism.com/index.php/2010/07/28/icedtea6-181-released/

See also :

http://blog.fuseyism.com/index.php/2010/07/28/icedtea6-181-released/
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2010-08/msg00061.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=623905

Solution :

Update the affected java-1_6_0-openjdk packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 48903 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2548
CVE-2010-2783

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