(RHSA-2011:0860) Critical: java-1.6.0-sun security update

2011-06-08T04:00:00
ID RHSA-2011:0860
Type redhat
Reporter RedHat
Modified 2018-06-07T09:04:33

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 several 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 Java SE Critical Patch Update Advisory" page, listed in the References section. (CVE-2011-0802, CVE-2011-0814, CVE-2011-0862, CVE-2011-0863, CVE-2011-0864, CVE-2011-0865, CVE-2011-0867, CVE-2011-0868, CVE-2011-0869, CVE-2011-0871, CVE-2011-0873)

All users of java-1.6.0-sun are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which provide JDK and JRE 6 Update 26 and resolve these issues. All running instances of Sun Java must be restarted for the update to take effect.