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IV90160: FIX SECURITY VULNERABILITY CVE-2016-5597

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Error Message: N/A
    .
    Stack Trace: N/A
    .
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • A security vulnerability has been identified.
    

Problem conclusion

  • The Java Runtime Environment has been or will be updated to fix
    the problem described in CVE-2016-5597 at
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2016-5597.
    .
    This APAR will be fixed in the following Java Releases:
       8    SR3 FP20  (8.0.3.20)
       7 R1 SR3 FP60  (7.1.3.60)
       7    SR9 FP60  (7.0.9.60)
       6 R1 SR8 FP35  (6.1.8.35)
       6    SR16 FP35 (6.0.16.35)
    .
    Contact your IBM Product's Service Team for these Service
    Refreshes and Fix Packs.
    For those running stand-alone, information about the available
    Service Refreshes and Fix Packs can be found at:
               https://www.ibm.com/developerworks/java/jdk/
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV90160

  • Reported component name

    JAVA CLASS LIBS

  • Reported component ID

    620700130

  • Reported release

    800

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2016-10-19

  • Closed date

    2016-10-19

  • Last modified date

    2016-10-19

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    JAVA CLASS LIBS

  • Fixed component ID

    620700130

Applicable component levels

  • R800 PSY

       UP

  • R700 PSY

       UP

  • R600 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: Runtimes for Java Technology
Java Class Libraries

Software version: 800

Reference #: IV90160

Modified date: 19 October 2016