Intrusion Prevention

Oracle.Java.TextUIFactory.Security.Bypass

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Security Bypass vulnerability in Oracle Java.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient sanitizing of user supplied inputs in the application. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application.

Affected Products

Oracle Java Runtime Environment 7 update 9

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Upgrade to the latest version available from the website.
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