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Oracle LogoSecurity Explorations: security vulnerability has been discovered in an update, Java 7

Specialists in IT security of the Polish company Security Explorations reported finding security vulnerabilities in Java 7, an update, released less than a day ago.

The company says that can be exploited to bypass the “sandbox” Java and execute potentially malicious code on the target system. In the Security Explorations say that already passed the data on vulnerabilities in Oracle with kotseptualnym exploit performing hacking Java for testing purposes.

Director General of Security Explorations Govdiak Adam said that while his company does not publish the technical details of the vulnerability, to give Oracle some time to fix the problem. (more…)