11.Locks IsometricPattern

Several important denial of service (DoS) and information disclosure vulnerabilities have been discovered in the OpenJDK Java runtime. These bugs require no privileges or user interaction to exploit, and have been classified by the National Vulnerability Database as having a high confidentiality, integrity and availability impact on affected systems.

These issues could result in the compromise of sensitive information, loss of access to impacted systems, or bypass of sandbox restrictions. 

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