openSUSE Security Update : java-1_6_0-openjdk (openSUSE-SU-2011:0057-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of java-1_6_0-openjdk improves the return value handling
of JNLPSecurityManager. Prior to this update the JNLPSecurityManager
silently returns in some cases when a permission was denied.
(CVE-2010-4351) Additionally the java path was fixed to make java work
with firefox again.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2011-01/msg00024.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=635365
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=664298

Solution :

Update the affected java-1_6_0-openjdk packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75536 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-4351

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