Red Hat update for java-1.6.0-openjdk

by Carol~ Moderator - 3/7/13 8:22 AM

In Reply to: VULNERABILITIES / FIXES - March 07, 2013 by Carol~ Moderator

Release Date: 2013-03-07

Criticality level : Highly critical
Impact : System access
Where : From remote
Solution Status : Vendor Patch

Operating System :
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop 5
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop 6
Red Hat Enterprise Linux HPC Node 6
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server 5
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server 6
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation 6

Description:
Red Hat has issued an update for java-1.6.0-openjdk. This fixes two vulnerabilities, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.

Solution:
Updated packages are available via Red Hat Network.

Original Advisory:
RHSA-2013:0604-1:
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0604.html

RHSA-2013:0605-1:
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0605.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/52528/