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[security-announce] SUSE-SU-2013:1174-1: important: Security update for icedtea-web
SUSE Security Update: Security update for icedtea-web

Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2013:1174-1
Rating: important
References: #815596 #818768 #825880
Cross-References: CVE-2012-3422 CVE-2012-3423 CVE-2013-1926
Affected Products:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3

An update that fixes four vulnerabilities is now available.
It includes one version update.


This update to IcedTea-Web 1.4 provides the following fixes
and enhancements:


Security updates

o CVE-2013-1926, RH916774: Class-loader
incorrectly shared for applets with same relative-path o
CVE-2013-1927, RH884705: fixed gifar vulnerabilit o
CVE-2012-3422, RH840592: Potential read from an
uninitialized memory location o CVE-2012-3423, RH841345:
Incorrect handling of not 0-terminated strings o
CVE-2013-1927, RH884705: fixed gifar vulnerability o
CVE-2013-1926, RH916774: Class-loader incorrectly shared
for applets with same relative-path.


o PR1027: DownloadService is not supported by
IcedTea-Web o PR725: JNLP applications will prompt for
creating desktop shortcuts every time they are run o
PR1292: Javaws does not resolve versioned jar names with
periods correctly o PR580: loads


o PR1106: Buffer overflow in plugin table- o
PR1166: Embedded JNLP File is not supported in applet tag o
PR1217: Add command line arguments for plugins o PR1189:
Icedtea-plugin requires code attribute when using jnlp_href
o PR1198: JSObject is not passed to javascript correctly o
PR1260: IcedTea-Web should not rely on GTK o PR1157:
Applets can hang browser after fatal exception o PR580: loads improperly o PR1260:
IcedTea-Web should not rely on GTK o PR1157: Applets can
hang browser after fatal exception.


o PR1049: Extension jnlp's signed jar with the
content of only META-INF/* is considered o PR955:
regression: SweetHome3D fails to run o PR1145: IcedTea-Web
can cause ClassCircularityError o PR1161:
X509VariableTrustManager does not work correctly with
OpenJDK7 o PR822: Applets fail to load if jars have
different signers o PR1186:
") is null o PR909: The Java applet at fails o
PR1299: WebStart doesn't read socket proxy settings from
firefox correctly.

Added cs, de, pl localization

* Splash screen for javaws and plugin
* Better error reporting for plugin via
* All IcedTea-Web dialogues are centered to middle of
active screen
* Download indicator made compact for more then one jar
* User can select its own JVM via itw-settings and
* Added extended applets security settings and dialogue
* Added new option in itw-settings which allows users
to set JVM arguments when plugin is initialized
* Fixed a build failure with older xulrunner
* Changed strict openjdk6 dependencies to anything
java-openjdk >= 1.6.0.

Security Issue references:

* CVE-2013-1926
* CVE-2013-1927
* CVE-2012-3422
* CVE-2012-3423
* CVE-2013-1927
* CVE-2013-1926

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3:

zypper in -t patch sledsp3-icedtea-web-7981

To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

Package List:

- SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 (i586 x86_64) [New Version: 1.4]:



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