Security update for OpenJDK

SUSE Security Update: Security update for OpenJDK
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2012:1148-1
Rating: critical
References: #777499
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2

  • An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.


    The following security issues have been fixed:

    * S7162476, CVE-2012-1682: XMLDecoder security issue
    via ClassFinder
    * S7163201, CVE-2012-0547: Simplify toolkit internals

    Security Issue references:

    * CVE-2012-1682
    * CVE-2012-0547

    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 SP2:
      zypper in -t patch sledsp2-java-1_6_0-openjdk-6772

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

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 (i586 x86_64):
    • java-1_6_0-openjdk-
    • java-1_6_0-openjdk-demo-
    • java-1_6_0-openjdk-devel-