Intrusion Prevention

Oracle.Java.awt_setPixels.Information.Disclosure

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Information Disclosure vulnerability in Oracle Java SE.
The vulnerability is due to a validation error in the application when handles a malicious applet. An attacker can exploit this by tricking an unsuspecting user into visiting a webpage containing a malicious Java applet and gain unauthorized access to sensitive information.

Affected Products

Oracle Java SE 5.0u61 and prior
Oracle Java SE 6u71 and prior
Oracle Java SE 7u51 and prior
Oracle Java SE 8
Oracle Java SE Embedded 7u51 and prior

Impact

Information Disclosure: Remote attackers can gain sensitive information from vulnerable systems.