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Apple Java security update for CVE-2013-1488

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Apple Java security update for CVE-2013-1488

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
02/21/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/21/2013
Modified
11/06/2013

Description

The Java Runtime Environment (JRE) component in Oracle Java SE 7 Update 17 and earlier, and OpenJDK 6 and 7, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors involving reflection, Libraries, "improper toString calls," and the JDBC driver manager, as demonstrated by James Forshaw during a Pwn2Own competition at CanSecWest 2013.

Solution(s)

  • apple-java-upgrade-1_6_0_41

References

  • apple-java-upgrade-1_6_0_41

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