Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Oracle JDK and JRE, the worst of which could result in the arbitrary execution of code.
|Package||dev-java/oracle-jdk-bin on all architectures|
|Affected versions||<= 11.0.2|
|Package||dev-java/oracle-jre-bin on all architectures|
|Affected versions||<= 220.127.116.11|
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Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Oracle's JDK and JRE software suites. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Certain uses of untrusted data by Oracle JDK and JRE could result in arbitrary code execution.
There is no known workaround at this time.
Gentoo has discontinued support for the Oracle JDK and JRE. We recommend that users remove it, and use dev-java/openjdk, dev-java/openjdk-bin, or dev-java/openjdk-jre-bin instead:
# emerge --ask --depclean "dev-java/oracle-jre-bin" # emerge --ask --depclean "dev-java/oracle-jdk-bin"