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|Posted: Wed Jul 12, 2017 3:26 am Post subject: [ GLSA 201707-01 ] IcedTea
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: IcedTea: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201707-01)
Bug(s): #607676, #609562, #618874, #619458
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in IcedTea, the worst of
which may allow execution of arbitrary code.
IcedTea’s aim is to provide OpenJDK in a form suitable for easy
configuration, compilation and distribution with the primary goal of
allowing inclusion in GNU/Linux distributions.
Vulnerable: < 22.214.171.124
Vulnerable: < 3.4.0
Unaffected: >= 126.96.36.199
Unaffected: >= 3.4.0
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in IcedTea. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Note: If the web browser plug-in provided by the dev-java/icedtea-web
package was installed, the issues exposed via Java applets could have
been exploited without user interaction if a user visited a malicious
A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process, gain access to information, or cause a Denial
of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All IcedTea binary 7.x users should upgrade to the latest version:
All IcedTea binary 3.x users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-java/icedtea-bin-188.8.131.52:7"
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-java/icedtea-bin-3.4.0:8"
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