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ELSA-2013-0753 Moderate: Oracle Linux icedtea-web security update

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ELSA-2013-0753 Moderate: Oracle Linux icedtea-web security update

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
04/18/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/18/2013
Modified
04/11/2019

Description

The IcedTea-Web plugin before 1.2.3 and 1.3.x before 1.3.2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted file that validates as both a GIF and a Java JAR file, aka "GIFAR."

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-icedtea-web
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-icedtea-web-javadoc

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