Debian Security Advisory

DLA-530-1 java-common -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
26 Jun 2016
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
No other external database security references currently available.
More information:

As previously announced [1][2], the default Java implementation has been switched from OpenJDK 6 to OpenJDK 7. We strongly recommend to remove the unsupported OpenJDK 6 packages which will receive no further security updates.

[1] [2]

For Debian 7 Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 0.47+deb7u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your java-common packages.

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