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Apple Java security update for CVE-2009-1097

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Apple Java security update for CVE-2009-1097

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
03/25/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/26/2012
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

Multiple buffer overflows in Java SE Development Kit (JDK) and Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 6 Update 12 and earlier allow remote attackers to access files or execute arbitrary code via (1) a crafted PNG image that triggers an integer overflow during memory allocation for display on the splash screen, aka CR 6804996; and (2) a crafted GIF image from which unspecified values are used in calculation of offsets, leading to object-pointer corruption, aka CR 6804997.

Solution(s)

  • apple-java-upgrade-1_4_2_21
  • apple-java-upgrade-1_5_0_21
  • apple-java-upgrade-1_6_0_13

References

  • apple-java-upgrade-1_4_2_21
  • apple-java-upgrade-1_5_0_21
  • apple-java-upgrade-1_6_0_13

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