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Java CPU October 2012 Java Runtime Environment Security vulnerability (CVE-2012-5072)

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
5 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) October 16, 2012 October 17, 2012 December 04, 2013

Description

Unspecified vulnerability in the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) component in Oracle Java SE 7 Update 7 and earlier, and 6 Update 35 and earlier, allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality via unknown vectors related to Security.

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References

Solution

  • Oracle JRE >= 1.6.0.0 and < 1.6.0.36

    Upgrade to Oracle Java version 1.6.0.36

    Upgrade your copy of the Java Runtime Environment to 1.6.0.36, which can be downloaded from here.

  • Oracle JRE >= 1.7.0.0 and < 1.7.0.8

    Upgrade to Oracle Java version 1.7.0.8

    Upgrade your copy of the Java Runtime Environment to 1.7.0.8, which can be downloaded from here.

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