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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   IcedTea Vendors:   IcedTea Project
IcedTea-Web Lets Remote Users Bypass Cross-Origin Restrictions
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1026304
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1026304
CVE Reference:   CVE-2011-3377   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Nov 9 2011
Impact:   Host/resource access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 1.0.5 and prior 1.0.x versions, 1.1.3 and prior 1.1.x versions
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in IcedTea-Web. A remote applet can bypass cross-origin restrictions.

A remote applet can exploit a flaw in the IcedTea-Web browser plugin's cross-domain origin restrictions to establish a network connection to arbitrary hosts.

A connection can be made to an arbitrary sub-domain of the second-level domain of the remote applet's origin and to an arbitrary sub-domain of the domain that is the suffix of the origin second-level domain.

Deepak Bhole reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote applet can bypass cross-origin restrictions to connect to arbitrary hosts from the target user's system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (1.0.6, 1.1.4).

The vendor's advisory is available at:

http://dbhole.wordpress.com/2011/11/08/icedtea-web-1-0-6-and-1-1-4-security-releases-released/

Vendor URL:  icedtea.classpath.org/wiki/Main_Page (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (Any), Windows (Any)

Message History:   This archive entry has one or more follow-up message(s) listed below.
Nov 9 2011 (Red Hat Issues Fix) IcedTea-Web Lets Remote Users Bypass Cross-Origin Restrictions
Red Hat has issued a fix for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.



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