Endpoint Vulnerability

Security Vulnerability CVE-2014-6587 in Oracle JDK

Description

Supported versions that are affected are Java SE 6u85, Java SE 7u72 and Java SE 8u25. Easily exploitable vulnerability requiring logon to Operating System plus additional login/authentication to component or subcomponent. Successful attack of this vulnerability can escalate attacker privileges resulting in unauthorized update, insert or delete access to some Java SE accessible data as well as read access to a subset of Java SE accessible data and ability to cause a partial denial of service (partial DOS) of Java SE. Note: Applies to client deployment of Java only. This vulnerability can be exploited only through sandboxed Java Web Start applications and sandboxed Java applets.

Affected Products

Java JDK

References

CVE-2014-6587,