Updates to February 2013 Critical Patch Update for Java SE

Number: AV13-011
Date: 22 February 2013

Purpose

The purpose of this advisory is to bring attention to the following Oracle Java SE Critical patch updates.

Assessment

On February 19, 2013, Oracle released an update to the previously released critical patch update originally released on February 1, 2013. This update addresses additional five security vulnerabilities in the Java Runtime Environment (JRE), while including all fixes previously identified in CCIRC's Advisory, AV13-006.
http://www.publicsafety.gc.ca/cnt/rsrcs/cybr-ctr/2013/av13-006-eng.aspx

Oracle has reported that this distribution completes the content for all originally planned fixes for the Java SE Critical Patch Update for February 2013.

CVE References: CVE-2013-0437, CVE-2013-1478, CVE-2013-0442, CVE-2013-0445, CVE-2013-1480, CVE-2013-0441, CVE-2013-1475, CVE-2013-1476, CVE-2013-1541, CVE-2013-0446, CVE-2013-3342, CVE-2013-0450, CVE-2013-1479, CVE-2013-0425, CVE-2013-0426, CVE-2013-0428, CVE-2013-3213, CVE-2013-1481, CVE-2013-0436, CVE-2013-0439, CVE-2013-0447, CVE-2013-1472, CVE-2013-4301, CVE-2013-1477, CVE-2013-1482, CVE-2013-1483, CVE-2013-1474, CVE-2013-4305, CVE-2013-0444, CVE-2013-0429, CVE-2013-0419, CVE-2013-0423, CVE-2013-1543, CVE-2013-0351, CVE-2013-0430, CVE-2013-0432, CVE-2013-0449, CVE-2013-1473, CVE-2013-0435, CVE-2013-0434, CVE-2013-0409, CVE-2013-0431, CVE-2013-0427, CVE-2013-0448, CVE-2013-0433, CVE-2013-0424, CVE-2013-0440, CVE-2013-0438, CVE-2013-0443, CVE-2013-1489, CVE-2013-1487, CVE-2013-1486, CVE-2013-1484, CVE-2013-1485, CVE-2013-0169

Affected Products Include:

Suggested action

CCIRC recommends that system administrators identify their affected assets and potential interdependencies with their organization's critical services, and follow their patch management process accordingly.

Oracle strongly recommends that customers apply the fixes as soon as possible.

References:
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/javacpufeb2013update-1905892.html

Note to Readers

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