Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Oracle Security Alerts: Oracle Critical Patch Update July 2009

The Critical Patch Update for July 2009 was released on July 14, 2009. Oracle strongly recommends applying the patches as soon as possible.

The Critical Patch Update Advisory is the starting point for relevant information. It includes the list of products affected, pointers to obtain the patches, a summary of the security vulnerabilities for each product suite, and links to other important documents. Supported products that are not listed in the "Supported Products and Components Affected" section of the advisory do not require new patches to be applied.

Also, it is essential to review the Critical Patch Update supporting documentation referenced in the Advisory before applying patches, as this is where you can find important pertinent information.

The Critical Patch Update Advisory is available at any of the following locations:

Oracle Technology Network:

Oracle, PeopleSoft and JD Edwards products:

Oracle BEA products:

The next four Critical Patch Update release dates are:

October 13, 2009
January 12, 2010
April 13, 2010
July 13, 2010