CVE Reference: CVE-2012-4540

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Original Page at CVE MITRE:
CVE-2012-4540

Description:
Off-by-one error in the invoke function in IcedTeaScriptablePluginObject.cc in IcedTea-Web 1.1.x before 1.1.7, 1.2.x before 1.2.2, 1.3.x before 1.3.1, and 1.4.x before 1.4.1 allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information, cause a denial of service (crash), or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted webpage that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow, related to an error message and a "triggering event attached to applet." NOTE: the 1.4.x versions were originally associated with CVE-2013-4349, but that entry has been MERGED with this one.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

XF
  http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/79894

UBUNTU
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1625-1

SUSE
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-09/msg00073.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-09/msg00071.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-01/msg00065.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-11/msg00040.html

ST
  1027738

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA51206
  Secunia Advisory: SA51220
  Secunia Advisory: SA51374

REDHAT
  http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1434.html

MLIST
  http://mail.openjdk.java.net/pipermail/distro-pkg-dev/2013-September/024750.html
  http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/11/07/5
  http://mail.openjdk.java.net/pipermail/distro-pkg-dev/2012-November/020775.html

MISC

MANDRIVA
  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:171

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

DEBIAN
  http://www.debian.org/security/2013/dsa-2768

CONFIRM
  http://icedtea.classpath.org/hg/release/icedtea-web-1.3/rev/e7970f3da5fe
  http://icedtea.classpath.org/hg/release/icedtea-web-1.1/file/d759ec560073/NEWS
  http://icedtea.classpath.org/hg/release/icedtea-web-1.2/rev/596a718be03f

BID
  56434
  62426


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