Update Java Version in CA EEM
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Update Java Version in CA EEM


Article ID: 203278


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CA Service Operations Insight (SOI)


We need to know what procedure to follow for upgrading Java version on CA EEM Servers,

because it was identified by our security team vulnerabilities in version 1.6.0_25 and 1.8.0_172, that is currently installed on these servers.


We also need to know if the JDK can be uninstalled on these servers without impacting the monitoring environment.


SOI 4.2

EEM 12.5

EEM 12.6


OS level java and jdk installs often trigger security scans



which java

To see where the OS java is installed.

You can remove or update the OS java as needed in your environment.



EEM installs its own private java:

C:\Program Files\CA\SC\EmbeddedEntitlementsManager\jre\


Do not update or modify this version of java.


Additional Information

12.5 installs

java version "1.6.0_25"

Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.6.0_25-b06)



12.6 installs

Oracle Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 1.8.0_121