Oracle Java SE Multiple Vulnerabilities (October 2014 CPU)

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Synopsis :

The remote Windows host contains a programming platform that is
affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

The version of Oracle (formerly Sun) Java SE or Java for Business
installed on the remote host is prior to 8 Update 25, 7 Update 71, 6
Update 85, or 5 Update 75. It is, therefore, affected by security
issues in the following components :

- 2D
- AWT
- Deployment
- Hotspot
- JAXP
- JSSE
- JavaFX
- Libraries
- Security

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?5bc1d772
http://www.nessus.org/u?6d381294
http://www.nessus.org/u?46d9d129
http://www.nessus.org/u?726f7054
http://www.nessus.org/u?6086d976

Solution :

Update to JDK / JRE 8 Update 25, 7 Update 71, 6 Update 85, or 5 Update
75 or later and, if necessary, remove any affected versions.

Note that an Extended Support contract with Oracle is needed to obtain
JDK / JRE 5 Update 75 or later or 6 Update 85 or later.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false