Wednesday, November 04, 2009

Critical Security Update for Sun Java JRE 6

Sun Microsystems released update 17 for Java SE JDK 6 and Java SE JRE 6. The update addresses multiple vulnerabilities. These vulnerabilities include arbitrary code execution, privilege escalation, denial of service, and information disclosure.

For detailed information on the updates, see Sun Alerts 269868, 269869, 269870, 270474, 270475, and 270476.

For English-lanugage operating systems, the download link is located at: Java SE Runtime Environment 6u17.

Note: UNcheck any pre-checked toolbar and/or software options presented with the update. They are not part of the software update and are completely optional.

Release Notes: Java SE 6 Update 17 Release Notes

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