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Vulnerability in JRE VM

A vulnerability in the Virtual Machine of the Java Runtime Environment may allow an untrusted applet to elevate its privileges. For example, an applet may grant itself permissions to read and write local files or execute local applications that are accessible to the user running the untrusted applet.

Solution, upgrade.

From the Sun advisory.

Cheers,
Adrien de Beaupré
Bell Canada

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Adrien de Beaupre

353 Posts
ISC Handler
Oct 23rd 2007

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