December 11, 2009

SUSE Security Announcement 2009:058: java-1_6_0-sun

The Sun Java 6 SDK/JRE was updated to u17 update fixing bugs and various security issues:

CVE-2009-3866:The Java Web Start Installer in Sun Java SE in JDK and JRE 6 before Update 17 does not properly use security model permissions when removing installer extensions, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by modifying a certain JNLP file to have a URL field that points to an unintended trusted application, aka Bug Id 6872824...

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