Endpoint Vulnerability

Security Vulnerability CVE-2012-1531 in Oracle JDK

Description

Supported versions that are affected are 7 Update 7 and before, 6 Update 35 and before, 5.0 Update 36 and before, 1.4.2_38 and before and JavaFX 2.2 and before. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows successful unauthenticated network attacks via multiple protocols. Successful attack of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized Operating System takeover including arbitrary code execution. Note: Applies to client and server deployment of Java. This vulnerability can be exploited through untrusted Java Web Start applications and untrusted Java applets. It can also be exploited by supplying data to APIs in the specified Component without using untrusted Java Web Start applications or untrusted Java applets, such as through a web service.

Affected Products

Java JDK

References

CVE-2012-1531,