USN-1907-2: IcedTea Web update

Ubuntu Security Notice USN-1907-2

16th July, 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 version:

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

To update your system, please follow these instructions: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Security/Upgrades.

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

References

LP: 1201908