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JRE Crafted RSA Key Denial of Service

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JRE Crafted RSA Key Denial of Service

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
12/05/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/18/2009
Modified
09/13/2018

Description

The Java Runtime Environment (JRE) for Sun JDK and JRE 6 Update 10 and earlier as well as JDK and JRE 5.0 Update 16 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via a crafted RSA public key.

Solution(s)

  • jre-upgrade-latest

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