CVE Reference: CVE-2012-3423

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CVE-2012-3423

Description:
The IcedTea-Web plugin before 1.2.1 does not properly handle NPVariant NPStrings without NUL terminators, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash), obtain sensitive information from memory, or execute arbitrary code via a crafted Java applet.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

UBUNTU
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1521-1

SUSE
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-05/msg00020.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-05/msg00032.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-08/msg00005.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-08/msg00004.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-08/msg00003.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-06/msg00030.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-06/msg00101.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-07/msg00013.html

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA50089

REDHAT
  http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1132.html

MISC

GENTOO
  http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201406-32.xml

CONFIRM
  http://icedtea.classpath.org/hg/release/icedtea-web-1.2/rev/d7375e2a9076
  http://icedtea.classpath.org/hg/release/icedtea-web-1.2/rev/d65bd94e0ba9
  http://icedtea.classpath.org/hg/release/icedtea-web-1.2/file/icedtea-web-1.2.1/NEWS
  http://icedtea.classpath.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=863
  http://icedtea.classpath.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=518


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