[8u-dev] Request for approval: 8028780: JDK KRB5 module throws OutOfMemoryError when CCache is corrupt
weijun.wang at oracle.com
Mon Jun 30 00:55:12 UTC 2014
This is a request to backport a jdk9 fix into jdk8u-dev.
8028780: JDK KRB5 module throws OutOfMemoryError when CCache is corrupt
The bug is about that a randomized corrupted ccache file could trigger OOME. The fix checks for invalid bits and fails gracefully.
The fix is already included in jdk9 as:
The review thread was
The patch for jdk8u-dev is identical to the one in jdk9.
The fix is low-risk, and isolated. new regression test added. Existing tests also run fine.
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