(RHSA-2010:0356) Critical: java-1.6.0-sun security update

2010-04-19T04:00:00
ID RHSA-2010:0356
Type redhat
Reporter RedHat
Modified 2017-07-27T02:01:02

Description

The Sun 1.6.0 Java release includes the Sun Java 6 Runtime Environment and the Sun Java 6 Software Development Kit.

This update fixes two vulnerabilities in the Sun Java 6 Runtime Environment and the Sun Java 6 Software Development Kit. Further information about these flaws can be found on the Oracle Security Alert page listed in the References section. (CVE-2010-0886, CVE-2010-0887)

Users of java-1.6.0-sun should upgrade to these updated packages, which correct these issues. All running instances of Sun Java must be restarted for the update to take effect.