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Java CPU February 2011 Java Runtime Environment Java Language vulnerability (CVE-2010-4476)

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Java CPU February 2011 Java Runtime Environment Java Language vulnerability (CVE-2010-4476)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
02/17/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2011
Modified
07/21/2021

Description

The Double.parseDouble method in Java Runtime Environment (JRE) in Oracle Java SE and Java for Business 6 Update 23 and earlier, 5.0 Update 27 and earlier, and 1.4.2_29 and earlier, as used in OpenJDK, Apache, JBossweb, and other products, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted string that triggers an infinite loop of estimations during conversion to a double-precision binary floating-point number, as demonstrated using 2.2250738585072012e-308.

Solution(s)

  • jre-upgrade-latest

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