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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2013-1927

Original release date: 04/29/2013
Last revised: 08/22/2013
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

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."

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service
Per http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1804-1/ "A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: Ubuntu 12.10 Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Ubuntu 11.10 Ubuntu 10.04 LTS" Per http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-04/msg00106.html "Affected Products: openSUSE 12.2"

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External Source: MISC
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=884705
External Source: MISC
Name: https://wiki.mageia.org/en/Support/Advisories/MGASA-2013-0123
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2013:0966
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2013:146
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SU-2013:0851
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2013:0715
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://icedtea.classpath.org/hg/release/icedtea-web-1.2/rev/cb58b31c450e
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2013:0753
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 92544
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://icedtea.classpath.org/hg/release/icedtea-web-1.2/file/icedtea-web-1.2.3/NEWS
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 53117
Type: Advisory
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2013:0735
External Source: XF
Name: icedtea-cve20131927-sec-bypass(83640)
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 53109
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://icedtea.classpath.org/hg/release/icedtea-web-1.3/rev/19f5282f53e8
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2013:0897
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-1804-1
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2013:0826
External Source: MLIST
Name: [distro-pkg-dev] 20130417 IcedTea-Web 1.3.2 and 1.2.3 released!
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SU-2013:1174
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2013:0893
External Source: BID
Name: 59286

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