(RHSA-2015:0858) Important: java-1.6.0-sun security update

2015-04-20T18:05:19
ID RHSA-2015:0858
Type redhat
Reporter RedHat
Modified 2018-06-07T18:20:32

Description

Oracle Java SE version 6 includes the Oracle Java Runtime Environment and the Oracle Java Software Development Kit.

This update fixes several vulnerabilities in the Oracle Java Runtime Environment and the Oracle Java 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-2005-1080, CVE-2015-0458, CVE-2015-0459, CVE-2015-0460, CVE-2015-0469, CVE-2015-0477, CVE-2015-0478, CVE-2015-0480, CVE-2015-0488, CVE-2015-0491)

The CVE-2015-0478 issue was discovered by Florian Weimer of Red Hat Product Security.

All users of java-1.6.0-sun are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which provide Oracle Java 6 Update 95 and resolve these issues. All running instances of Oracle Java must be restarted for the update to take effect.