SuSE 11.3 Security Update : icedtea-web (SAT Patch Number 7981)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update to IcedTea-Web 1.4 provides the following fixes and
enhancements :

- Security updates

- RH916774: Class-loader incorrectly shared for applets
with same relative-path. (CVE-2013-1926)

- RH884705: fixed gifar vulnerabilit. (CVE-2013-1927)

- RH840592: Potential read from an uninitialized memory
location. (CVE-2012-3422)

- RH841345: Incorrect handling of not 0-terminated
strings. (CVE-2012-3423)

- RH884705: fixed gifar vulnerability. (CVE-2013-1927)

- RH916774: Class-loader incorrectly shared for applets
with same relative-path. (CVE-2013-1926)

- NetX

- PR1027: DownloadService is not supported by IcedTea-Web

- PR725: JNLP applications will prompt for creating
desktop shortcuts every time they are run

- PR1292: Javaws does not resolve versioned jar names with
periods correctly

- PR580: http://www.horaoficial.cl/ loads improperly.

- Plugin

- PR1106: Buffer overflow in plugin table-

- PR1166: Embedded JNLP File is not supported in applet
tag

- PR1217: Add command line arguments for plugins

- PR1189: Icedtea-plugin requires code attribute when
using jnlp_href

- PR1198: JSObject is not passed to JavaScript correctly

- PR1260: IcedTea-Web should not rely on GTK

- PR1157: Applets can hang browser after fatal exception

- PR580: http://www.horaoficial.cl/ loads improperly

- PR1260: IcedTea-Web should not rely on GTK

- PR1157: Applets can hang browser after fatal exception.

- Common

- PR1049: Extension jnlp's signed jar with the content of
only META-INF/* is considered

- PR955: regression: SweetHome3D fails to run

- PR1145: IcedTea-Web can cause ClassCircularityError

- PR1161: X509VariableTrustManager does not work correctly
with OpenJDK7

- PR822: Applets fail to load if jars have different
signers

- PR1186:
System.getProperty('deployment.user.security.trusted.cac
erts') is null

- PR909: The Java applet at
http://de.gosupermodel.com/games/wardrobegame.jsp fails

- PR1299: WebStart doesn't read socket proxy settings from
firefox correctly.

- Added cs, de, pl localization

- Splash screen for javaws and plugin

- Better error reporting for plugin via
Error-splash-screen

- All IcedTea-Web dialogues are centered to middle of
active screen

- Download indicator made compact for more then one jar

- User can select its own JVM via itw-settings and
deploy.properties

- Added extended applets security settings and dialogue

- Added new option in itw-settings which allows users to
set JVM arguments when plugin is initialized

- Fixed a build failure with older xulrunner

- Changed strict openjdk6 dependencies to anything
java-openjdk >= 1.6.0.

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=815596
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=818768
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=825880
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-3422.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-3423.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-1926.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-1927.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 7981.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 68953 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3422
CVE-2012-3423
CVE-2013-1926
CVE-2013-1927

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