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Java SE 6 Update 26

The full internal version number for this update release is 1.6.0_26-b03 (where "b" means "build"). The external version number is 6u26.

Olson Data 2011g

Java SE 6u26 contains Olson time zone data version 2011g. For more information, refer to Timezone Data Versions in the JRE Software .

Security Baselines

The security baselines for the Java SE platform at the time of the release of Java SE 6u26 are specified in the following table:

JRE Family Version Java SE
Security Baseline
Java for Business
Security Baseline
6 1.6.0_26 1.6.0_26
5.0 1.5.0_22 1.5.0_30
1.4.2 1.4.2_19 1.4.2_32

On October 30, 2008, Java SE 1.4.2 reached its end of service life with the release of 1.4.2_19. Java SE 5.0 reached its end of service life on November 3, 2009, with the release of 5.0u22. Future revisions of Java SE 1.4.2 (1.4.2_20 and above) and Java SE 5.0 (5.0u23 and above) are available to Java for Business subscribers.

For more information about security baselines, see Deploying Java Applets With Family JRE Versions in Java Plug-in for Internet Explorer .

Bug Fixes

This release contains fixes for security vulnerabilities. For more information, please see Oracle Java SE Critical Patch Update advisory.

Other Bug Fix


Bug ID Category Sub-Category Description
7020709  java_deployment networking regression: cannot run filemaker application due to java.lang.ClassCircularityError