Apple on Tuesday released Security Update 2005-002. This update covers installations of Mac OS X that use Java 1.4.2. The update is available for download through the Software Update system preference pane, and is also
available for download
from Apple’s Web site.
According to information
posted on Apple’s Web site, this update corrects an issue “where an untrusted applet could gain elevated privileges and potentially execute arbitrary code.”
Further information about this vulnerability is available in
Document ID 57591
Apple’s update makes changes to the following files: