(RHSA-2011:0169) Critical: java-1.5.0-ibm security and bug fix update

2011-01-20T05:00:00
ID RHSA-2011:0169
Type redhat
Reporter RedHat
Modified 2018-06-07T09:04:14

Description

The IBM 1.5.0 Java release includes the IBM Java 2 Runtime Environment and the IBM Java 2 Software Development Kit.

This update fixes multiple vulnerabilities in the IBM Java 2 Runtime Environment and the IBM Java 2 Software Development Kit. Detailed vulnerability descriptions are linked from the IBM "Security alerts" page, listed in the References section. (CVE-2010-3553, CVE-2010-3557, CVE-2010-3571)

This update also fixes the following bug:

  • An error in the java-1.5.0-ibm RPM spec file caused an incorrect path to be included in HtmlConverter, preventing it from running. (BZ#659710)

All users of java-1.5.0-ibm are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, containing the IBM 1.5.0 SR12-FP3 Java release. All running instances of IBM Java must be restarted for this update to take effect.