Oracle Java SE Multiple Vulnerabilities (March 2010 CPU)

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Synopsis :

The remote Windows host contains a runtime environment that is
affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

The version of Oracle (formerly Sun) Java Runtime Environment (JRE)
installed on the remote host is earlier than 6 Update 19 / 5.0 Update
24 / 1.4.2_26. Such versions are potentially affected by security
issues in the following components :

- ImageIO
- Java 2D
- JRE
- Java Web Start, Java Plug-in
- Pack200
- Sound
- JSSE
- HotSpot Server

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?b93c78e2
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/eol-135779.html

Solution :

Update to JDK / JRE 6 Update 19, JDK 5.0 Update 24, SDK 1.4.2_26 or
later and remove if necessary any affected versions.

Note that an Extended Support contract with Oracle is needed to obtain
JDK 5.0 Update 24 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.1
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true