IBM J2SE version 5.0 includes the IBM Java Runtime Environment and the IBMJava Software Development Kit.This update fixes several vulnerabilities in the IBM Java RuntimeEnvironment and the IBM Java Software Development Kit. Detailedvulnerability descriptions are linked from the IBM Security alerts page,listed in the References section. (CVE-2013-1500, CVE-2013-1571,CVE-2013-2443, CVE-2013-2444, CVE-2013-2446, CVE-2013-2447, CVE-2013-2448,CVE-2013-2450, CVE-2013-2452, CVE-2013-2454, CVE-2013-2455, CVE-2013-2456,CVE-2013-2457, CVE-2013-2459, CVE-2013-2463, CVE-2013-2464, CVE-2013-2465,CVE-2013-2469, CVE-2013-2470, CVE-2013-2471, CVE-2013-2472, CVE-2013-2473,CVE-2013-3743)Red Hat would like to thank Tim Brown for reporting CVE-2013-1500, andUS-CERT for reporting CVE-2013-1571. US-CERT acknowledges Oracle as theoriginal reporter of CVE-2013-1571.All users of java-1.5.0-ibm are advised to upgrade to these updatedpackages, containing the IBM J2SE 5.0 SR16-FP3 release. All runninginstances of IBM Java must be restarted for this update to take effect.