The Java Runtime Environment (JRE) used by NetBackup, OpsCenter and related products do not allow Java Applets or Web Start to run and are not susceptible to Java Applet or Web Start vulnerabilities.
- NetBackup 7.x (as well as prior releases). The NetBackup Java Administration Console uses the JRE.
- NetBackup OpsCenter 7.x.
- These products' byte code bases are local to the system.
- None of these products run in an Applet or Web Start context as an application accessed by the user's web browser. Nor do they run from an Applet or Web Start viewer.
- None of these products download or otherwise receive Java code to be executed from an unknown source.
If the JRE that these Veritas products use is found to be vulnerable to any reported Java vulnerabilities, a Software Alert is issued for any affected version(s). Veritas highly recommends that all customers sign up to receive Software Alerts for the products they are using. To subscribe to the Veritas Email Notification Service and any future Software Alerts, log in with your Veritas Account and click the Subscribe: Email link on the appropriate product pages:
NetBackup Enterprise Server (includes Alerts for OpsCenter):