LANDESK Patch News Bulletin: Oracle has Released Java Platform Standard Edition 8 Update 72 for Windows 20-JAN-2016

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    ·       (January 20, 2016) Oracle has released Java Platform, Standard Edition 8 Update 72 for Windows.
    This latest release of the Java Platform includes important security fixes. Oracle strongly recommends that all Java SE 8 users upgrade to this release.

    Please download the install packages manually from

    Oracle re-releases Java SE 8u72, so please rename patch file as below list, then put them in the "patch" folder.
    Please visit the following page for more details:  


    New Vulnerabilities     

    ·          Vulnerability ID – JREv8U72  

    ·          Vulnerability ID – JREv8U72_Upgrade  

    ·          Vulnerability ID – JDKv8U72_Manual  

    ·          Vulnerability ID – JDKv8U72_Manual_Upgrade  


    Changed Vulnerabilities     

    ·       Vulnerability ID – JREv8U66v2    

    ·       Vulnerability ID – JREv8U66v2_Upgrade    

    ·       Vulnerability ID – JDKv8U66v2_Manual    

    ·       Vulnerability ID – JDKv8U66v2_Manual_Upgrade

    (Added the replacement information.) 


    New Patch Downloads     

      ·     jre-8u72-windows-i586.exe  

      ·     jre-8u72-windows-x64.exe  

      ·     jdk-8u72-windows-i586.exe  

      ·     jdk-8u72-windows-x64.exe  


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