Omair Majid

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14 Feb 2012

IcedTea6 1.11.1 Released!

A new release of IcedTea6 1.11 branch is now available: 1.11.1

The update contains the following security fixes:

  • S7082299, CVE-2011-3571: Fix in AtomicReferenceArray
  • S7088367, CVE-2011-3563: Fix issues in java sound
  • S7110683, CVE-2012-0502: Issues with some KeyboardFocusManager method
  • S7110687, CVE-2012-0503: Issues with TimeZone class
  • S7110700, CVE-2012-0505: Enhance exception throwing mechanism in ObjectStreamClass
  • S7110704, CVE-2012-0506: Issues with some method in corba
  • S7112642, CVE-2012-0497: Incorrect checking for graphics rendering object
  • S7118283, CVE-2012-0501: Better input parameter checking in zip file processing
  • S7126960, CVE-2011-5035: (httpserver) Add property to limit number of request headers to the HTTP Server

This release also contains the following additional fix:

  • PR865: Patching fails with patches/ecj/jaxws-getdtdtype.patch

The tarball can be downloaded from:

SHA256SUM: bafb0e21e1edf5ee22871b13dbc0a8a0d3efd894551fb91d5f59783069b6912c

A signature (produced using my public key) is available at:

The following people helped with this release:

  • Andrew Haley
  • Andrew John Hughes
  • Chris Phillips
  • Danesh Dadachanji
  • Deepak Bhole
  • Jiri Vanek
  • Omair Majid
  • Roman Kennke

A huge thanks to everyone who helped test this release and reported bugs!

To get started:

$ tar xf icedtea6-1.11.1.tar.gz
$ cd icedtea6-1.11.1

Full build requirements and instructions are in INSTALL:

$ ./configure [--enable-zero --enable-pulse-java --enable-systemtap ...]
$ make