Two vulnerabilities have been reported in Sun JRE, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.
The vulnerabilities are caused due to unspecified errors within the handling of Java applets. These can be exploited by malicious, untrusted applets to read and write local files, or to execute local applications.
The vulnerabilities are reported in the following products (for Windows, Solaris, and Linux):
* JDK and JRE 6 Update 1 and earlier
* JDK and JRE 5.0 Update 13 and earlier
Solution: Update to the latest versions or apply patches.
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Subject: Sun JRE Applet Handling Two Vulnerabilities
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