SuSE 11.2 Security Update : java-1_6_0-openjdk (SAT Patch Number 7718)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 66538


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


java-1_6_0-openjdk has been updated to version Icedtea6-1.12.5 which fixes several security issues.

Security fixes

- S6657673, CVE-2013-1518: Issues with JAXP

- S7200507: Refactor Introspector internals

- S8000724, CVE-2013-2417: Improve networking serialization

- S8001031, CVE-2013-2419: Better font processing

- S8001040, CVE-2013-1537: Rework RMI model

- S8001322: Refactor deserialization

- S8001329, CVE-2013-1557: Augment RMI logging

- S8003335: Better handling of Finalizer thread

- S8003445: Adjust JAX-WS to focus on API

- S8003543, CVE-2013-2415: Improve processing of MTOM attachments

- S8004261: Improve input validation

- S8004336, CVE-2013-2431: Better handling of method handle intrinsic frames

- S8004986, CVE-2013-2383: Better handling of glyph table

- S8004987, CVE-2013-2384: Improve font layout

- S8004994, CVE-2013-1569: Improve checking of glyph table

- S8005432: Update access to JAX-WS

- S8005943: (process) Improved Runtime.exec

- S8006309: More reliable control panel operation

- S8006435, CVE-2013-2424: Improvements in JMX

- S8006790: Improve checking for windows

- S8006795: Improve font warning messages

- S8007406: Improve accessibility of AccessBridge

- S8007617, CVE-2013-2420: Better validation of images

- S8007667, CVE-2013-2430: Better image reading

- S8007918, CVE-2013-2429: Better image writing

- S8009063, CVE-2013-2426: Improve reliability of ConcurrentHashMap

- S8009305, CVE-2013-0401: Improve AWT data transfer

- S8009699, CVE-2013-2421: Methodhandle lookup

- S8009814, CVE-2013-1488: Better driver management

- S8009857, CVE-2013-2422: Problem with plugin

- RH952389: Temporary files created with insecure permissions Backports

- S7197906: BlockOffsetArray::power_to_cards_back() needs to handle > 32 bit shifts

- S7036559: ConcurrentHashMap footprint and contention improvements

- S5102804: Memory leak in Introspector.getBeanInfo(Class) for custom BeanInfo: Class param (with WeakCache from S6397609)

- S6501644: sync LayoutEngine code structure to match ICU

- S6886358: layout code update

- S6963811: Deadlock-prone locking changes in Introspector

- S7017324: Kerning crash in JDK 7 since ICU layout update

- S7064279: Introspector.getBeanInfo() should release some resources in timely manner

- S8004302: javax/xml/soap/ fails since jdk6u39b01

- S7133220: Additional patches to JAXP 1.4.5 update 1 for 7u4 (partial for S6657673)

- S8009530: ICU Kern table support broken Bug fixes

- OJ3: Fix get_stack_bounds memory leak (alternate fix for S7197906)

- PR1362: Fedora 19 / rawhide FTBFS SIGILL

- PR1338: Remove dependence on libXp

- PR1339: Simplify the rhino class rewriter to avoid use of concurrency

- PR1336: Bootstrap failure on Fedora 17/18

- PR1319: Correct #ifdef to #if

- PR1402: Support glibc < 2.17 with AArch64 patch

- Give xalan/xerces access to their own internal packages.
New features

- JAXP, JAXWS & JAF supplied as patches rather than drops to aid subsequent patching.

- PR1380: Add AArch64 support to Zero


Apply SAT patch number 7718.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 66538

File Name: suse_11_java-1_6_0-openjdk-130512.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/05/22

Modified: 2013/11/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:java-1_6_0-openjdk, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:java-1_6_0-openjdk-demo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:java-1_6_0-openjdk-devel, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/05/12

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Metasploit (Java Applet Driver Manager Privileged toString() Remote Code Execution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-0401, CVE-2013-1488, CVE-2013-1518, CVE-2013-1537, CVE-2013-1557, CVE-2013-1569, CVE-2013-2383, CVE-2013-2384, CVE-2013-2415, CVE-2013-2417, CVE-2013-2419, CVE-2013-2420, CVE-2013-2421, CVE-2013-2422, CVE-2013-2424, CVE-2013-2426, CVE-2013-2429, CVE-2013-2430, CVE-2013-2431