Java Runtime Environment (JRE) versions that are no longer supported by Oracle for security updates are not evaluated or updated for vulnerabilities leaving them open to potential attack. Organizations must transition to a supported Java Runtime Environment (JRE) version to ensure continued support.DCSQ-1
Oracle support for Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 6 for Windows 7 ended 2013 Feb. If JRE 6 for Windows 7 is installed on a system, this is a finding.
If an extended support agreement providing security patches for the unsupported product is procured from the vendor, this finding may be downgraded to a CAT III.
Upgrade Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 6 for Windows 7 software to a supported version.