|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-139|
|Date Published:||16 Apr 2012|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Oracle Java Development Kit (JDK) 5 Update 33 and prior|
|Vulnerability Description||A remote code execution vulnerability has been reported in Oracle Java SE.|
|Vulnerability Details||The vulnerability is due to a design flaw in the implementation of the AtomicReferenceArray class in Java SE. A remote attacker may exploit this issue by enticing a target user to open a specially crafted Java application. Successful exploitation would allow attackers to bypass the Java sandbox restrictions and execute arbitrary code with full security privileges.|
This protection will detect and block specially crafted malformed .jar files.
In order for the protection to be activated, update your product to the latest update. For information on how to update , go to SBP-2006-05, Protection tab and select the version of your choice.
SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: Oracle Protection Violation
Attack Information: Oracle Java AtomicReferenceArray sandbox breach code execution