Red Hat Enterprise Linux Extras: Critical java-1.6.0-sun security update

Users of Red Hat Enterprise Linux Extras please be advised of a Critical java-1.6.0-sun security update vulnerability that has been identified.
To view this vulnerability, possible remedies, and others please check out the Security Advisories at Critical Watch (

RHSA-2010:0770-01: [RHSA-2010:0770-01] Critical: java-1.6.0-sun security update
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux Extras

Updated java-1.6.0-sun packages that fix several security issues are now

available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Extras and 5 Supplementary.

The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having critical

security impact. Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base scores,

which give detailed severity ratings, are available for each vulnerability

from the CVE links in the References section.