SuSE 11.2 Security Update : OpenJDK 1.6 (SAT Patch Number 8598)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

OpenJDK 1.6 was updated to the new Icedtea release 1.12.7, which
includes many fixes for bugs and security issues :

- S8006900, CVE-2013-3829: Add new date/time capability

- S8008589: Better MBean permission validation

- S8011071, CVE-2013-5780: Better crypto provider handling

- S8011081, CVE-2013-5772: Improve jhat

- S8011157, CVE-2013-5814: Improve CORBA portablility

- S8012071, CVE-2013-5790: Better Building of Beans

- S8012147: Improve tool support

- S8012277: CVE-2013-5849: Improve AWT DataFlavor

- S8012425, CVE-2013-5802: Transform TransformerFactory

- S8013503, CVE-2013-5851: Improve stream factories

- S8013506: Better Pack200 data handling

- S8013510, CVE-2013-5809: Augment image writing code

- S8013514: Improve stability of cmap class

- S8013739, CVE-2013-5817: Better LDAP resource management

- S8013744, CVE-2013-5783: Better tabling for AWT

- S8014085: Better serialization support in JMX classes

- S8014093, CVE-2013-5782: Improve parsing of images

- S8014102, CVE-2013-5778: Improve image conversion

- S8014341, CVE-2013-5803: Better service from Kerberos

- S8014349, CVE-2013-5840: (cl) Class.getDeclaredClass
problematic in some class loader configurations

- S8014530, CVE-2013-5825: Better digital signature

- S8014534: Better profiling support

- S8014987, CVE-2013-5842: Augment serialization handling

- S8015614: Update build settings

- S8015731: Subject to

- S8015743, CVE-2013-5774: Address internet addresses

- S8016256: Make finalization final

- S8016653, CVE-2013-5804: javadoc should ignore
ignoreable characters in names

- S8016675, CVE-2013-5797: Make Javadoc pages more robust

- S8017196, CVE-2013-5850: Ensure Proxies are handled

- S8017287, CVE-2013-5829: Better resource disposal

- S8017291, CVE-2013-5830: Cast Proxies Aside

- S8017298, CVE-2013-4002: Better XML support

- S8017300, CVE-2013-5784: Improve Interface

- S8017505, CVE-2013-5820: Better Client Service

- S8019292: Better Attribute Value Exceptions

- S8019617: Better view of objects

- S8020293: JVM crash

- S8021290, CVE-2013-5823: Better signature validation

- S8022940: Enhance CORBA translations

- S8023683: Enhance class file parsing

See also :

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 8598.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0