Oracle Java JDK and Java JRE contain a flaw in the Swing sub-component within the AquaUtils class in macosx/classes/com/apple/laf/AquaUtils.java. The issue is triggered due to insufficient access controls. This may allow a context-dependent attacker to potentially execute arbitrary code outside the sandbox.
Loss of Integrity
It has been reported that this issue has been fixed. Upgrade to version 1.7.0_45, 1.6.0_65, and 1.5.0_55, or higher, to address this vulnerability.
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