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Ubuntu: 1907-2: IcedTea Web update Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Ubuntu IcedTea Web updated to work with new OpenJDK 7.
==========================================================================
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-1907-2
July 16, 2013

icedtea-web update
==========================================================================

A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:

- Ubuntu 13.04
- Ubuntu 12.10
- Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Summary:

IcedTea Web updated to work with new OpenJDK 7.

Software Description:
- icedtea-web: A web browser plugin to execute Java applets

Details:

USN-1907-1 fixed vulnerabilities in OpenJDK 7. Due to upstream changes,
IcedTea Web needed an update to work with the new OpenJDK 7.

Original advisory details:

 Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to
 information disclosure and data integrity. An attacker could exploit these
 to expose sensitive data over the network. (CVE-2013-1500, CVE-2013-2454,
 CVE-2013-2458)

 A vulnerability was discovered in the OpenJDK Javadoc related to data
 integrity. (CVE-2013-1571)

 A vulnerability was discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to information
 disclosure and availability. An attacker could exploit this to cause a
 denial of service or expose sensitive data over the network.
 (CVE-2013-2407)

 Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to
 information disclosure. An attacker could exploit these to expose sensitive
 data over the network. (CVE-2013-2412, CVE-2013-2443, CVE-2013-2446,
 CVE-2013-2447, CVE-2013-2449, CVE-2013-2452, CVE-2013-2456)

 Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to
 availability. An attacker could exploit these to cause a denial of service.
 (CVE-2013-2444, CVE-2013-2445, CVE-2013-2450)

 Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to
 information disclosure, data integrity and availability. An attacker could
 exploit these to cause a denial of service or expose sensitive data over
 the network. (CVE-2013-2448, CVE-2013-2451, CVE-2013-2459, CVE-2013-2460,
 CVE-2013-2461, CVE-2013-2463, CVE-2013-2465, CVE-2013-2469, CVE-2013-2470,
 CVE-2013-2471, CVE-2013-2472, CVE-2013-2473)

 Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the OpenJDK JRE related to data
 integrity. (CVE-2013-2453, CVE-2013-2455, CVE-2013-2457)

Update instructions:

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
package versions:

Ubuntu 13.04:
  icedtea-netx                    1.3.2-1ubuntu1.1

Ubuntu 12.10:
  icedtea-netx                    1.3.2-1ubuntu0.12.10.2

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS:
  icedtea-netx                    1.2.3-0ubuntu0.12.04.3

After a standard system update you need to restart your browser to make
all the necessary changes.

References:
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1907-2
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1907-1
  https://launchpad.net/bugs/1201908

Package Information:
  https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/icedtea-web/1.3.2-1ubuntu1.1
  https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/icedtea-web/1.3.2-1ubuntu0.12.10.2
  https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/icedtea-web/1.2.3-0ubuntu0.12.04.3





 
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