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

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 74568


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


- 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

- 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


Update the affected icedtea-web packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 74568

File Name: openSUSE-2012-163.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:icedtea-web, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:icedtea-web-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:icedtea-web-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:icedtea-web-javadoc, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2012/03/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3377