openSUSE Security Update : icedtea-web (openSUSE-SU-2014:0310-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

icedtea-web was updated to version 1.4.2 (bnc#864364), fixing various
bugs and a security issues :

- Dialogs center on screen before becoming visible

- Support for u45 new manifest attributes
(Application-Name)

- Custom applet permission policies panel in
itweb-settings control panel

- Plugin

- PR1271: icedtea-web does not handle
'javascript:'-protocol URLs

- RH976833: Multiple applets on one page cause deadlock

- Enabled javaconsole

- Security Updates

- CVE-2013-6493/RH1010958: insecure temporary file use
flaw in LiveConnect implementation

- Except above also :

- Christmas splashscreen extension

- fixed classloading deadlocks

- cleaned code from warnings

- pipes moved to XDG runtime dir

- Patches changes :

- rebased icedtea-web-1.1-moonlight-symbol-clash.patch

- add icedtea-web-1.4.2-mkdir.patch

- add icedtea-web-1.4.2-softkiller-link.patch

- build with rhino support

- use fdupes

- run make run-netx-dist-tests in %check on openSUSE >
13.1

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-02/msg00089.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=864364

Solution :

Update the affected icedtea-web packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75272 ()

Bugtraq ID: 65437

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6493

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