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JRE Font Processing Vulnerability

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JRE Font Processing Vulnerability

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
07/09/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/18/2009
Modified
09/13/2018

Description

The Sun Java Runtime Environment (JRE) in JDK and JRE 5.0 before Update 10, SDK and JRE 1.4.x before 1.4.2_18, and SDK and JRE 1.3.x before 1.3.1_23 suffer from a vulnerability related to font processing. An attacker can potentially run an untrusted applet on a given machine, granting the attacker access to read, write and execute on the local system.

Solution(s)

  • jre-upgrade-latest

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