Oracle today released the January 2016 Critical Patch Update. With this Critical Patch Update release, the Critical Patch Update program enters its 11th year of existence (the first Critical Patch Update was released in January 2005). As a reminder, Critical Patch Updates are currently released 4 times a year, on a schedule announced a year in advance. Oracle recommends that customers apply this Critical Patch Update as soon as possible.
The January 2016 Critical Patch Update provides fixes for a wide range of product families; including:
Java SE vulnerabilities
Oracle E-Business Suite
Oracle takes security seriously, and strongly encourages customers to keep up with newer releases in order to benefit from Oracle’s ongoing security assurance effort.
For More Information:
The January 2016 Critical Patch Update Advisory is located at http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2016-2367955.html
The Oracle Software Security Assurance web site is located at https://www.oracle.com/support/assurance/index.html
Oracle Applications Lifetime Support Policy is located at http://www.oracle.com/us/support/library/lifetime-support-applications-069216.pdf