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IV92898: FIX SECURITY VULNERABILITY CVE-2016-5546

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • N/A
    

Local fix

  • N/A
    

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-2016-5546 at
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2016-5546.
    .
    This APAR will be fixed in the following Java Releases:
       8    SR4       (8.0.4.0)
       7 R1 SR4       (7.1.4.0)
       7    SR10 FP0  (7.0.10.0)
       6 R1 SR8 FP40  (6.1.8.40)
       6    SR16 FP40 (6.0.16.40)
    .
    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

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV92898

  • Reported component name

    SECURITY

  • Reported component ID

    620700125

  • Reported release

    270

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2017-02-02

  • Closed date

    2017-02-02

  • Last modified date

    2017-06-01

  • 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

    SECURITY

  • Fixed component ID

    620700125

Applicable component levels

  • R270 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: Runtimes for Java Technology
Security

Software version: 270

Reference #: IV92898

Modified date: 01 June 2017