(RHSA-2009:1643) Critical: java-1.4.2-ibm security update

2009-12-07T05:00:00
ID RHSA-2009:1643
Type redhat
Reporter RedHat
Modified 2018-05-26T04:26:19

Description

The IBM 1.4.2 SR13-FP3 Java release includes the IBM Java 2 Runtime Environment and the IBM Java 2 Software Development Kit.

This update fixes several vulnerabilities in the IBM Java 2 Runtime Environment and the IBM Java 2 Software Development Kit. These vulnerabilities are summarized on the IBM "Security alerts" page listed in the References section. (CVE-2009-3867, CVE-2009-3868, CVE-2009-3869, CVE-2009-3871, CVE-2009-3872, CVE-2009-3873, CVE-2009-3874, CVE-2009-3875, CVE-2009-3876, CVE-2009-3877)

All users of java-1.4.2-ibm are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which contain the IBM 1.4.2 SR13-FP3 Java release. All running instances of IBM Java must be restarted for this update to take effect.