New Oracle Sun Java 6 Update 26 Release Contains Security Fixes

There are 17 vulnerabilities fixed this time around. If for some reason you cannot patch some or all of you Sun Java JRE instances in your organization, please consider putting IPS blocks in place at your network edges and/or in your client host IPS as outlined at http://blog.sharpesecurity.com/2010/10/25/list-of-currently-exploited-sun-java-vulnerabilities/.

Public proof-of-concept exploit code exists for some of the vulnerabilities fixed in this release.

References:
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/javacpujune2011-313339.html
http://blog.sharpesecurity.com/2010/10/25/list-of-currently-exploited-sun-java-vulnerabilities/

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