Scientific Linux Security Update : java-1.6.0-sun on SL5.x i386/x86_64

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Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

As a reminder, the openjdk Java environment is available in Scientific
Linux 5. Updates for openjdk are released in a similar manner to other
security updates. Scientific Linux 6 does not bundle the closed source
Java environment.

All running instances of Sun/Oracle Java must be restarted for the
update to take effect.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected java-1.6.0-sun-compat and / or jdk packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
Public Exploit Available : true

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