Sun Java JRE / Web Start Multiple Vulnerabilities (103072, 103073, 103078, 103079, 103112) (Unix)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 64824
The remote Unix host has an application that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.
According to its version number, the Sun Java Runtime Environment (JRE) and/or Web Start installed on the remote host is reportedly affected by several issues that could be abused to move / copy local files, read or write local files, circumvent network access restrictions, or elevate privileges.
Update to Sun JDK and JRE 6 Update 3 / JDK and JRE 5.0 Update 13 / SDK and JRE 1.4.2_16 / SDK and JRE 1.3.1_21 or later and remove, if necessary, any other affected versions.