Debian DLA-451-1 : openjdk-7 security update
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 90869
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security update.
DescriptionSeveral vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenJDK, an implementation of the Oracle Java platform, resulting in breakouts of the Java sandbox, denial of service or information disclosure.
For Debian 7 'Wheezy', these problems have been fixed in version 7u101-2.6.6-2~deb7u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your openjdk-7 packages.
Please note that OpenJDK 7 will be made the new default Java implementation on 26 June 2016. For further information please refer to
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SolutionUpgrade the affected packages.