The Solaris 10 Operating System (OS) delivers the security, manageability, and performance that IT professionals need to help increase service levels and decrease costs and risk. It also serves as the foundation for the Sun Java Enterprise System, an integrated, open, standards-based software system delivered using a new predictable approach for development, testing, and servicing.
If the Solaris OS is preinstalled on your server, it already includes required patches. If you use your own custom OS install environment, you must update your install environment with the following patches, which can be downloaded from the SunSolve web site at http://support.oracle.com/.
Solaris 10 9/10 requires patch 146025–01 or later. It is recommended that you apply the latest patch cluster.
Solaris 10 10/09 is supported for existing installations but deprecated for new installations.
Note - It is highly recommended that you upgrade to Solaris 10 9/10 or install the latest Solaris 10 patch cluster.
Solaris 10 10/09 requires the following patches:
142901–09 or higher. This addresses the following issues:
SunVTS 7.0ps08 or later
143958–03 or later if you have a ComboGbE/8Gb FC Express Module
144374–01 or later
Other patches might be available as well.