This attack could pose a serious security threat. You should take immediate action to stop any damage or prevent further damage from happening.
This signature detects vulnerability in JRE Java which may result in remote code execution.
Oracle Java SE is prone to a remote denial-of-service vulnerability in Java Runtime Environment. Specifically, the issue occurs because the application fails to properly check if an array is of an expected Object type. An attacker can exploit this issue to cause Java Virtual Machine to crash or bypass Java sandbox restrictions.
An attacker can exploit this issue to cause the application to crash, denying service to legitimate users.
This vulnerability affects the following supported versions:
7 Update 2, 6 Update 30, 5.0 Update 33
- Oracle Java 7 Update 2, 6 Update 30, 5.0 Update 33
Updates are available. Please see the references for more information.