Security bypass Oracle Java SE

Published: 2015-10-19 00:00:00 | Updated: 2017-02-02
Severity Critical
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE ID CVE-2015-4902
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit This vulnerability is being exploited in the wild.
Vulnerable software Java SE
Vulnerable software versions Java SE 8 Update 60
Java SE 7 Update 85
Java SE 6 Update 101
Vendor URL Oracle

Security Advisory

1) Security bypass


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to bypass security restrictions on the target system.

The weakness exists due to unknown error related to the Java SE Deployment component. A remote attacker can bypass the click-to-play protection in Java.

Successful exploitation of the vulnerability results in security bypass on the vulnerable system.

Note: the vulnerability was being actively exploited.


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