Debian DLA-346-1 : openjdk-6 security update
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 87056
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security update.
DescriptionSeveral vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenJDK, an implementation of the Oracle Java platform. These vulnerabilities relate to execution of arbitrary code, breakouts of the Java sandbox, information disclosure and denial of service.
For Debian 6 'Squeeze', these problems have been fixed in openjdk-6 version 6b37-1.13.9-1~deb6u1.
We recommend you to upgrade your openjdk-6 packages.
Learn more about the Debian Long Term Support (LTS) Project and how to apply these updates at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS/
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SolutionUpgrade the affected packages.