Oracle Java SE 2D Vulnerability

By GIXnews

A vulnerability in the 2D subcomponent of the Java SE component of Oracle Java SE could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to compromise the affected software completely on a targeted system.

The vulnerability is due to improper input validation that is performed by the affected software. An attacker with network access to the system via multiple protocols could exploit the vulnerability by sending network packets that are designed to submit malicious input to the affected software. A successful exploit could allow the attacker to compromise the affected software completely.

Oracle confirmed the vulnerability and released software updates.

Security Impact Rating: High

CVE: CVE-2019-2698

Source:: Cisco Multivendor Vulnerability Alerts