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RHSA-2012:0734: java-1.6.0-sun security update

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RHSA-2012:0734: java-1.6.0-sun security update

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
06/16/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/19/2012
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The Sun 1.6.0 Java release includes the Sun Java 6 Runtime Environment andthe Sun Java 6 Software Development Kit.This update fixes several vulnerabilities in the Sun Java 6 RuntimeEnvironment and the Sun Java 6 Software Development Kit. Furtherinformation about these flaws can be found on the Oracle Java SE CriticalPatch page, listed in the References section. (CVE-2012-0551,CVE-2012-1711, CVE-2012-1713, CVE-2012-1716, CVE-2012-1717, CVE-2012-1718,CVE-2012-1719, CVE-2012-1721, CVE-2012-1722, CVE-2012-1723, CVE-2012-1724,CVE-2012-1725)All users of java-1.6.0-sun are advised to upgrade to these updatedpackages, which provide JDK and JRE 6 Update 33 and resolve these issues.All running instances of Sun Java must be restarted for the update to takeeffect.

Solution(s)

  • redhat-upgrade-java-1-6-0-sun
  • redhat-upgrade-java-1-6-0-sun-demo
  • redhat-upgrade-java-1-6-0-sun-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-java-1-6-0-sun-jdbc
  • redhat-upgrade-java-1-6-0-sun-plugin
  • redhat-upgrade-java-1-6-0-sun-src

References

  • redhat-upgrade-java-1-6-0-sun
  • redhat-upgrade-java-1-6-0-sun-demo
  • redhat-upgrade-java-1-6-0-sun-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-java-1-6-0-sun-jdbc
  • redhat-upgrade-java-1-6-0-sun-plugin
  • redhat-upgrade-java-1-6-0-sun-src

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