Security update for Java

SUSE Security Update: Security update for Java
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2013:0434-1
Rating: critical
References: #807487
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2

  • An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.


    This release of Icedtea6-1.12.4 fixes the following two
    issues that allowed a remote attacker to execute arbitrary
    code remotely by providing crafted images to the affected

    * CVE-2013-0809: CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (critical)
    (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P): Insufficient Information
    * CVE-2013-1493: CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (critical)
    (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P): Buffer Errors (CWE-119)

    Security Issue references:

    * CVE-2013-0809
    * CVE-2013-1493

    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-7457

    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-