Published: 19 October 2010
Unspecified vulnerability in the 2D component in Oracle Java SE and Java for Business 6 Update 21, 5.0 Update and 25 allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via unknown vectors. NOTE: the previous information was obtained from the October 2010 CPU. Oracle has not commented on claims from a reliable researcher that this is an integer overflow that leads to a buffer overflow via a crafted devs (device information) tag structure in a color profile.
From the Ubuntu security team
It was discovered that an unspecified vulnerability in the ICC profile handling code could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running a java applet or application.