Published Jan 05, 2012|Updated Sep 15, 2017


Severe |Detected with Windows Defender Antivirus

Aliases: Exploit.CVE2011-3544.2 (Dr.Web) Java/Exploit.CVE-2011-3544.M (ESET) (Kaspersky) Mal/JavaGen-A (Sophos)


Exploit:Java/CVE-2011-3544.O is a malicious Java applet stored within a Java Archive (.JAR) file. It attempts to exploit a vulnerability in the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) component in Oracle JAVA SE JDK and JRE 7, 6 Update 27 and earlier. The vulnerability allows an unsigned Java applet to gain elevated privileges and potentially have unrestricted access to run arbitrary Java code outside of the "sandbox" environment.

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