|CVSS SCORE||6.2, (AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)|
The specific flaw exists within the handling of a configuration file called usagetracker.properties. By modifying specific properties within this file, it is possible to create an arbitrary file with controlled data when the JVM is started. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability in certain situations to escalate privilege to the level of SYSTEM.
Oracle has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
|CREDIT||Nelson William Gamazo Sanchez of Trend Micro Research