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· (January 21, 2015) Oracle has released Java JRE/JDK 7 update 76 and 7 update 75. Oracle has received specific reports of malicious exploitation of vulnerabilities for which Oracle has already released fixes. In some instances, it has been reported that malicious attackers have been successful because customers had failed to apply these Oracle patches. Oracle therefore strongly recommends that customers remain on actively-supported versions and apply Critical Patch Update fixes without delay.
What is the difference between a Java CPU (7u75) and PSU (7u76) release?
Java SE Critical Patch Updates (CPU) contain fixes to security vulnerabilities and critical bug fixes. Oracle strongly recommends that all Java SE users upgrade to the latest CPU releases as they are made available. Most user should choose this release.
Java SE Patch Set Updates (PSU) contain all of the security fixes in the CPUs released up to that version, as well as additional non-critical fixes. Java PSU releases should only be used if you are being impacted by one of the additional bugs fixed in that version.
Please visit the following page for more details: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2015-1972971.html
· Vulnerability ID – JREJDKv7U76_Manual
· Vulnerability ID – JREJDKv7U75_Manual
· Vulnerability ID – JREJDKv7U72_Manual
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