SUSE-SU-2013:0434-1: critical: Security update for Java

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   SUSE Security Update: Security update for Java

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2013:0434-1
Rating:             critical
References:         #807487 
Cross-References:   CVE-2013-0809 CVE-2013-1493
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):



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