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Security update for Java2 and Java2-JRE

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(Last modified: 05JAN2007)


solutions Security update for Java2 and Java2-JRE SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (b61d3cf1f87c35751e465d9d7a361d47)

Applies to

Package: java2
java2-jre
Product(s): SUSE CORE 9 for x86
SUSE CORE 9 for Itanium Processor Family
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM POWER
SUSE CORE 9 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
SuSE Linux Desktop 1.0
SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
SuSE Linux School Server for i386
SuSE Linux Standard Server 8
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for x86
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Novell Linux POS 9
Open Enterprise Server
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4
Patch: patch-11368
Release: 20070105
Obsoletes: a4a96b4a8a21aa3aa9378b26ce492035
9b67aaf95dc0e5d346713ebd150d2b17
782bc79c0ff0ddb58008cb48b00673f8
3f24cab9b70247b10ffe3bbaa4aa433a

Indications

Install this update.

Contraindications

None.

Problem description

The SUN Java packages have been upgraded to fix security problems.
SUN Java was upgraded to 1.3.1_19 for SLES 8, and 1.4.2_13 for SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 1 and SLES 9.

Solution

Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Fvh java2.rpm java2-jre.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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