Intrusion Prevention

Malicious.Oracle.Java.Applet.Content.In.Jar.File.Detection

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a vulnerability in Oracle Java.
The vulnerability is due to an error when vulnerable module handles a crafted Java applet. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application via malicious crafted Java applet.

Affected Products

Oracle Java

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/index.html