The Critical Patch Update (CPU) for July 2018 was released on July 17, 2018. Oracle strongly recommends applying the patches as soon as possible.
The Critical Patch Update Advisory is the starting point for relevant information. It includes a list of products affected, pointers to obtain the patches, a summary of the security vulnerabilities, 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.
The Critical Patch Update Advisory is available at the following location:
It is essential to review the Critical Patch Update supporting documentation referenced in the Advisory before applying patches.
The next four Critical Patch Update release dates are:
- October 16, 2018
- January 15, 2019
- April 16, 2019
- July 16, 2019
- Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12 Critical Patch Update (July 2018) (Doc ID 2379675.1)
- Oracle E-Business Suite Security Guide, Release 12.2 - Secure Configuration
- Secure Configuration Guide for Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12 (Doc ID 403537.1)
- FAQ: Oracle E-Business Suite Security (Doc ID 2063486.1)