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Security Update:Oracle Released Critical Updates to Address 276 Vulnerabiities

Status Type

Security Update

Date and Time

Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 14:15

Reason

Security Update

Impact

Oracle Software Users

 

WHAT HAPPENED?
Oracle has released its Critical Patch Update for July 2016 to address 276 vulnerabilities across multiple products.

 

Oracle continues to periodically receive reports of attempts to maliciously exploit vulnerabilities for which Oracle has already released fixes. In some instances, it has been reported that attackers have been successful because targeted customers had failed to apply available Oracle patches.
 

Advanced Users: For a complete description of the vulnerabilities and updates refer to Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory - July 2016 at http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpujul2016-2881720.html.


AFFECTED SYSTEMS:


WHAT'S THE PROBLEM?
Exploitation of some of these vulnerabilities may allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected system.


HOW DO I PROTECT MY COMPUTER?

 

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