Security update for Java

SUSE Security Update: Security update for Java
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2013:0328-1
Rating: important
References: #804654
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2

  • An update that contains security fixes can now be installed.


    java-1_6_0-openjdk has been updated to IcedTea 1.12.3
    (bnc#804654) which contains security and bugfixes:

    * Security fixes o S8006446: Restrict MBeanServer
    access (CVE-2013-1486) o S8006777: Improve TLS handling of
    invalid messages Lucky 13 (CVE-2013-0169) o S8007688:
    Blacklist known bad certificate (issued by DigiCert)
    * Backports o S8007393: Possible race condition after
    JDK-6664509 o S8007611: logging behavior in applet changed
    * Bug fixes o PR1319: Support GIF lib v5.

    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-7385

    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-