[SECURITY] Fedora 13 Update: java-1.6.0-openjdk-

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Fedora Update Notification
2010-08-13 20:19:31

Name        : java-1.6.0-openjdk
Product     : Fedora 13
Version     :
Release     : 42.b18.fc13
URL         : http://icedtea.classpath.org/
Summary     : OpenJDK Runtime Environment
Description :
The OpenJDK runtime environment.

Update Information:

# S6678385, RH551835: Fixes jvm crashes when window is resized.  # Produces the
“expected” behavior for full screen applications, when running the Metacity
window manager.  # PR453, OJ100142: Fix policy evaluation to match the
proprietary JDK.  # IcedTeaNPPlugin.        * RH524387:
javax.net.ssl.SSLKeyException: RSA premaster secret error      * Set context
classloader for all threads in an applet’s threadgroup      * PR436: Close all
applet threads on exit      * PR480: NPPlugin with NoScript extension.      *
PR488: Question mark changing into underscore in URL.      * RH592553: Fix bug
causing 100% CPU usage.      * Don’t generate a random pointer from a pthread_t
in the debug output.      * Add ForbiddenTargetException for legacy support.
* Use variadic macro for plugin debug message printing.      * Don’t link the
plugin with libxul libraries.      * Fix race conditions in plugin
initialization code that were causing hangs.      * RH506730: BankID (Norwegian
common online banking authentication system) applet fails to load.      * PR491:
pass java_{code,codebase,archive} parameters to Java.      * Adds
javawebstart.version property and give user permission to read that property.
# NetX:        * Fix security flaw in NetX that allows arbitrary unsigned apps
to set any java property.      * Fix a flaw that allows unsigned code to access
any file on the machine (accessible to the user) and write to it.      * Make
path sanitization consistent; use a blacklisting approach.      * Make the
SingleInstanceServer thread a daemon thread.      * Handle JNLP files which use
native libraries but do not indicate it      * Allow JNLP classloaders to share
native libraries      * Added encoding support    # PulseAudio:        *
Eliminate spurious exception throwing.    # Zero/Shark:        * PR483: Fix
miscompilation of sun.misc.Unsafe::getByte.      * PR324,PR481: Fix Shark VM
crash.      * Fix Zero build on Hitachi SH.    # SystemTap support:        *
PR476: Enable building SystemTap support on GCC 4.5.

* Mon Jul 26 2010 Martin Matejovic <mmatejov at redhat.com> -1:1.6.0-42.b18
- Imports icedtea6-1.8.1
- Removed: java-1.6.0-openjdk-plugin.patch
- Resolves: rhbz#616893
- Resolves: rhbz#616895
* Mon Jun 14 2010 Martin Matejovic <mmatejov at redhat.com> -1:1.6.0.-41.b18
- Fixed plugin update to IcedTeaPlugin.so
- Fixed plugin cpu usage issue
- Fixed plugin rewrites ? in URL
- Added java-1.6.0-openjdk-plugin.patch
- Resovles: rhbz#598353
- Resolves: rhbz#592553
- Resolves: rhbz#602906
* Fri Jun 11 2010 Martin Matejovic <mmatejov at redhat.com> - 1:1.6.0-40.b18
- Rebuild
* Tue Jun  8 2010 Martin Matejovic <mmatejov at redhat.com> - 1:1.6.0-39.b18
- Added icedtea6-1.8
- Added openjdk b18
- Added visualvm_122
- Added netbeans-profiler-visualvm_release68_1.tar.gz
- Added jdk6-jaf-2009_10_27.zip as SOURCE9
- Added jdk6-jaxp-2009_10_13.zip as SOURCE10
- Added jdk6-jaxws-2009_10_27.zip as SOURCE11
- Added java-1.6.0-openjdk-visualvm-update.patch
- Removed java-1.6.0-openjdk-securitypatches-20100323.patch
- Removed java-1.6.0-openjdk-linux-globals.patch
- Removed java-1.6.0-openjdk-memory-barriers.patch
- Resolved: rhbz#595191
- Resovles: rhbz#596850
- Resolves: rhbz#597134
- Resolves: rhbz#580432

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update java-1.6.0-openjdk' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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