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Vulnerability Assessment Details

Mac OS X : Java 1.3.1 and 1.4.2 Release 2

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for Java 1.4.2

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing a security bugfix for Java 1.4.2 and 1.3.1.

This update fixes several security vulnerabilities which may permit
a java applet to escalate its rights.

To exploit these flaws, a possible hacker would need to lure a possible hacker
into executing a rogue Java applet.

Solution : http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=302266
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 14825, 14826, 14827

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2006 Tenable Network Security

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