Oracle has released a collection of patches for multiple security vulnerabilities in Java Standard Edition (SE). The update contains 14 new security fixes.
The OIT Security Office recommends all users update.
Security bulletin names:
Release date: February 14, 2012
Additional information about this vulnerability can be viewed at:
OIT has defined the following categories to describe the severity of security risks:
URGENT severity represents a broad threat to the entire campus community.
SEVERE severity included remote exploits and worms.
IMPORTANT severity includes virus and local exploits for commonly used services.