Java-1.5.0-IBM: Critical Security Update fix several Vulnerabilities

Users of java-1.5.0-ibm please be advised of a Critical security update fix several Vulnerabilities that has been identified.
To view this vulnerability, possible remedies, and others please check out the Security Advisories at Critical Watch (

RHSA-2010:0873-02: [RHSA-2010:0873-02] Critical: java-1.5.0-ibm security update
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux Extras

Updated java-1.5.0-ibm packages that fix several security issues are now

available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 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.


The IBM 1.5.0 Java release includes the IBM Java 2 Runtime Environment and

the IBM Java 2 Software Development Kit.