Endpoint Vulnerability

Security Vulnerability CVE-2016-3449 in Oracle JDK

Description

Supported versions that are affected are Java SE: 6u113, 7u99 and 8u77. Very difficult to exploit 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: This vulnerability applies to Java deployments, typically in clients running sandboxed Java Web Start applications or sandboxed Java applets, that load and run untrusted code (e.g., code that comes from the internet) and rely on the Java sandbox for security. This vulnerability does not apply to Java deployments, typically in servers, that load and run only trusted code (e.g., code installed by an administrator).

Affected Products

Java JDK

References

CVE-2016-3449,