Note: This is an archival copy of Security Sun Alert 200918 as previously published on http://sunsolve.sun.com.|
Latest version of this security advisory is available from http://support.oracle.com as Sun Alert 1000700.1.
Sun Java Desktop System 2003
Date of Resolved Release
This issue is also described in Sun Alert 101749.
This issue can occur in the following releases:
Note: This issue only occurs with JDS JRE version j2re-1.4.2_07-b03 or earlier.
To determine the release of JDS for Linux installed on a system, the following command can be run:
% cat /etc/sun-release Sun Java Desktop System, Release 2 -build 10b (GA) Assembled 30 March 2004
To determine the version of the JDS JRE, the following command can be run:
% rpm -qf /usr/java/j2redefault/bin/java j2re-1.4.2_06-fcs
% java -fullversion java full version "1.4.2_06-b03"
There are no reliable symptoms that would indicate the described issue has been exploited.
There is no workaround. Please see the "Resolution" section below.
This issue is addressed in the following releases:
To download and install the updated RPMs from the update servers, select the following sequence from the "launch" menu:
Launch >> Applications >> System Tools >> Online Update
For more information on obtaining updates see:
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