Scientific Linux Security Update : java (jdk 1.6.0) on SL4.x, SL5.x i386/x86_64
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 61071
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update fixes several vulnerabilities in the Sun Java 6 Runtime Environment and the Sun Java 6 Software Development Kit. Further information about these flaws can be found on the 'Oracle Java SE Critical Patch Update Advisory' page (CVE-2011-0802, CVE-2011-0814, CVE-2011-0862, CVE-2011-0863, CVE-2011-0864, CVE-2011-0865, CVE-2011-0867, CVE-2011-0868, CVE-2011-0869, CVE-2011-0871, CVE-2011-0873)
All running instances of Sun Java must be restarted for the update to take effect.
NOTE: jdk-1.6.0_26-fcs.x86_64.rpm has not been signed. We cannot sign this package without breaking it.
SolutionUpdate the affected java-1.6.0-sun-compat and / or jdk packages.