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Mac OS X Security Update 2005-002 Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for Security Update 2005-002
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing Security Update 2005-002. This security
update contains a security bugfix for Java 1.4.2 :
A vulnerability in the Java Plug-in may allow an untrusted applet to
reading and writing files with the rights of the user running the applet.
Releases prior to Java 1.4.2 on Mac OS X are not affected by this
Solution : http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=300980
Threat Level: High
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