openSUSE Security Update : icedtea-web (openSUSE-SU-2012:0371-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

- update to 1.2

- New features :

- Signed JNLP support

- Support for client authentication certificates

- Cache size enforcement now supported via itweb-settings

- Applet parameter passing through JNLP files now
supported

- Better icons for access warning dialog

- Security Dialog UI revamped to make it look less
threatening when appropriate

- Fixes (plugin, webstart, common)

- PR618: Can't install OpenDJ, JavaWebStart fails with
Input stream is null error

- PR765: JNLP file with all resource jars marked as 'lazy'
fails to validate signature and stops the launch of
application

- PR788: Elluminate Live! is not working

- PR804: javaws launcher incorrectly handles file names
with spaces

- PR820, bnc#746895: IcedTea-Web 1.1.3 crashing Firefox
when loading Citrix XenApp

- PR838: IcedTea plugin crashes with chrome browser when
JavaScript is executed

- PR852: Classloader not being flushed after last applet
from a site is closed

- RH586194: Unable to connect to connect with Juniper VPN
client

- PR771: IcedTea-Web certificate verification code does
not use the right API

- PR742: IcedTea-Web checks certs only upto 1 level deep
before declaring them untrusted.

- PR789: typo in jrunscript.sh

- PR808: javaws is unable to start, when missing jars are
enumerated before main jar

- RH738814: Access denied at ssl handshake

- Support for authenticating using client certificates

- fix bnc#737105/FATE#313084: add Supplements:
packageand(broswer(npapi):java-openjdk) ensures the web
plugin is pulled in when openjdk and capable browser is
installed

- enable make check in respective section

- update to 1.1.4 (fixes bnc#729870)

- RH742515, CVE-2011-3377: IcedTea-Web: second-level
domain subdomains and suffix domain SOP bypass

- PR778: Jar download and server certificate verification
deadlock

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-03/msg00028.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=729870
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=737105
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=746895

Solution :

Update the affected icedtea-web packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74568 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3377

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