Oracle Issue Java Updates
Security Patches and Updates for Java SE and Java for Business
Oracle have released their February 2011 Critical Patch Update for Java SE and Java for Business, with fixes for 21 vulnerabilities. These 21 vulnerabilities include 13 that affect Java client deployments, 12 of which can potentially be exploited through Untrusted Java Web Start apps and Untrusted Java Applets. One of the 13 can be exploited by running a standalone application. Oracle recommends that Java customers apply this Critical Patch Update as soon as possible. The Patch can be downloaded now. In related news, Java SE 6 Update 24 has been released, upgrading the Java DB to version 10.6.2.1.