Oracle Java SE Multiple Vulnerabilities (October 2010 CPU)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 49996
SynopsisThe remote Windows host contains a programming platform that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.
DescriptionThe version of Oracle (formerly Sun) Java SE or Java for Business installed on the remote host is earlier than 6 Update 22 / 5.0 Update 26 / 1.4.2_28. Such versions are potentially affected by security issue in the following components :
- Deployment Toolkit
- Java 2D
- Java Web Start
- New Java Plug-in
SolutionUpdate to JDK / JRE 6 Update 22, JDK 5.0 Update 26, SDK 1.4.2_28 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 26 or later.