openSUSE Security Update : java-1_6_0-openjdk (openSUSE-SU-2013:0308-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

OpenJDK (java-1_6_0-openjdk) was updated to 1.12.2 to fix bugs and
security issues (bnc#801972)

- Security fixes (on top of 1.12.0)

- S6563318, CVE-2013-0424: RMI data sanitization

- S6664509, CVE-2013-0425: Add logging context

- S6664528, CVE-2013-0426: Find log level matching its
name or value given at construction time

- S6776941: CVE-2013-0427: Improve thread pool shutdown

- S7141694, CVE-2013-0429: Improving CORBA internals

- S7173145: Improve in-memory representation of
splashscreens

- S7186945: Unpack200 improvement

- S7186946: Refine unpacker resource usage

- S7186948: Improve Swing data validation

- S7186952, CVE-2013-0432: Improve clipboard access

- S7186954: Improve connection performance

- S7186957: Improve Pack200 data validation

- S7192392, CVE-2013-0443: Better validation of client
keys

- S7192393, CVE-2013-0440: Better Checking of order of TLS
Messages

- S7192977, CVE-2013-0442: Issue in toolkit thread

- S7197546, CVE-2013-0428: (proxy) Reflect about creating
reflective proxies

- S7200491: Tighten up JTable layout code

- S7200500: Launcher better input validation

- S7201064: Better dialogue checking

- S7201066, CVE-2013-0441: Change modifiers on unused
fields

- S7201068, CVE-2013-0435: Better handling of UI elements

- S7201070: Serialization to conform to protocol

- S7201071, CVE-2013-0433: InetSocketAddress serialization
issue

- S8000210: Improve JarFile code quality

- S8000537, CVE-2013-0450: Contextualize
RequiredModelMBean class

- S8000540, CVE-2013-1475: Improve IIOP type reuse
management

- S8000631, CVE-2013-1476: Restrict access to class
constructor

- S8001235, CVE-2013-0434: Improve JAXP HTTP handling

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-02/msg00052.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=801972

Solution :

Update the affected java-1_6_0-openjdk packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

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