LANDESK Patch News Bulletin: Oracle has Released JDKv8U45 for Windows 10-JUN-2015

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    ·     (June 10, 2015) JDKv8U45 has been released by Oracle. Java SE 8u45 is the latest Patch Set Update, containing new features
    New Features and Changes

    LANDESK is dividing the JREJDKv8U45_Manual definition into two definitions JREv8U45(which can automatically download the patch executable) and JDKv8U45_Manual(which still requires the manual intervention to download the patch executable in order to perform the remediation).

    Java Packager Tool Enhancements
    JDK 8u45 release contains the following enhancements to the Java Packager:

    Starting with JDK 8u45 release, the jar tool no longer allows the leading slash "/" and ".." (dot-dot) path component in zip entry file name when creating new and/or extracting from zip and jar file. If needed, the new command line option "-P" should be used explicitly to preserve the dot-dot and/or absolute path component.
    A jnlp application, with nested tags within a or tag, can throw an NPE. The issue is now fixed. The tag should be used only if the is actually used.
    Nashorn has known issues where it incorrectly compiles try/finally constructs.

    Please download the install packages manually from http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/index.html, then put them in the "patch" folder. Please visit the following page for more details:
    http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/8u45-relnotes-2494160.html  
      

     

    New Vulnerabilities     

      ·        Vulnerability ID – JDKv8U45_Manual  

     

    Changed Vulnerabilities     

    ·        Vulnerability ID – N/A    

     

    New Patch Downloads     

     

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