How to update the JDK to 1.5.0_81 for Database Control in the 11.2 Database Oracle Home (Doc ID 2090076.1)

Last updated on JUNE 16, 2017

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version 11.2.0.4 to 11.2.0.4 [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

To upgrade the jdk in the $ORACLE_HOME of the 11.2.0.4 dbconsole/rdbms.  Please note, that only the minor java version can be updated.  

For example, by default the 11.2.0.4 dbconsole ships with java 1.5.0_51.  The goal of this document is to upgrade the minor java version to 1.5.0_81.   Do not update to Java JDK 1.6 or higher. The update has to be for the minor version - 1.5.0_x.   Only jdk version 1.5.0_x is supported.

Upgrading the jdk to the minor java version is a requirement when following this reference:

<Note:1946195.1> CVE-2014-3566 Instructions to Mitigate the SSL v3.0 Vulnerability (aka "Poodle Attack") in Oracle Database Control

Note this solution does not apply to the 11.1.0.7 version of the database.

 

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