Release Notes: This release marks the End of Service Life (EOSL) for Java 5, and is its final public version. Several security vulnerabilities, reported as Sun Alerts 269868, 270474, 270475, and 270476, were fixed. Several other bugs were fixed. Furthermore, two new root certificates were added. Olson time zone data was updated to version 2009m.
Release Notes: Many minor bugs were fixed. The Olson time zone data was updated to version 2009l.
Release Notes: Several security vulnerabilities were resolved, such as potential system access by untrusted applets, and integer overflows in image processing and in Unpack200. Several new root certificates were added. Olson time zone data was updated to version 2009i. Many other minor bugs were fixed.
Release Notes: Support was added for several system configurations. Service Tag support was added. Many bugs were fixed, including several crashes and memory leaks.
Release Notes: Several security issues were resolved. The behavior of the JNDI feature to store and retrieve Java objects in an LDAP directory was slightly modified. Five new root certificates were added. Olson time zone data was updated. Many bugs were fixed.
Release Notes: The UTF-8 charset implementation was updated to handle the non-shortest form of UTF-8 byte sequences, introducing an incompatibility from previous releases. New root certificates were added. Many bugs were fixed.
Release Notes: This release fixes several security flaws, such as DoS vulnerabilites, buffer overflows, and other bugs which could lead to crashes or which would give applets access to certain system resources. These vulnerabilites were located in Java Web Start, in the Java Management Extensions (JMX) Management Agent, and in the functions for handling XML data. They are reported as Sun Alerts 233321, 233322, 233323, 233324, 233325, 233326, and 233327.
Release Notes: Several crashes due to heap buffer out-of-bounds were fixed, along with several other bugs. New root certificates from AOL, DigiCert, and TrustCenter are now included. Olson time zone data was updated to version 2007k.
Release Notes: Multiple security vulnerabilities in Java Web Start relating to local file access were fixed. A security vulnerability in the JRE allowing network access restrictions to be circumvented was fixed. Several other security issues and minor bugs were fixed. The Olson time zone data was updated to version 2007g.
Release Notes: Olson time zone data was updated to version 2007e. Solaris-specific I/O interruption in response to thread interruption can now be switched off. Many bugs were fixed.