The full version string for this update release is 1.6.0_37-b06 (where "b" means "build") and the version number is 6u37.
JDK 6u37 contains Olson time zone data version 2012c. For more information, refer to Timezone Data Versions in the JRE Software.
The security baselines for the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) at the time of the release of JDK 6u37 are specified in the following table:
|JRE Family Version||JRE Security Baseline |
(Full Version String)
For more information about security baselines, see Deploying Java Applets With Family JRE Versions in Java Plug-in for Internet Explorer.
This update release includes the following new entries to the Blacklist:
Note: For more information, see Blacklist Jar Feature documentation.
This release contains fixes for security vulnerabilities. For more information, see Oracle Java SE Critical Patch Update Advisory.
The following table lists some of the notable bug fixes included in this release:
|7183263||java_deployment||security||Regression: crossdomain.xml with dtd does not work|
|7195301||java||classese_security||XML Signature DOM implementation should not use instanceof to determine type of Node|
Synopsis: Regression - Issue in parsing jvm args for Java Web Start relaunch on Unix platforms.
Some combinations of
<property> elements in a
jnlp file may cause some properties to be set incorrectly when Java Web Start is forced to relaunch. The problem is applicable to Solaris and Linux platforms.
In some cases, adding dummy property elements to the
jnlp file may help prevent the problem.