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  1. JDK
  2. JDK-8023032

Security Warnings are not 508 Compliant

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      windows_7

      Description

      FULL PRODUCT VERSION :
      JRE 1.7.0_21

      ADDITIONAL OS VERSION INFORMATION :
      Windows XP
      Windows Vista - x32/x64
      Windows 7 - x32/x64

      A DESCRIPTION OF THE PROBLEM :
      The security warning popups from the Applet security warning system are not recognized or read by adaptive screen reader technologies.

      STEPS TO FOLLOW TO REPRODUCE THE PROBLEM :
      Load any applet that requires additional security provisions with a computer running JAWS or another adaptive text technology.

      EXPECTED VERSUS ACTUAL BEHAVIOR :
      EXPECTED -
      The user should be alerted to a new popup, and read the text of the warning, and then prompted for action.
      ACTUAL -
      The user recieves either no notification, or a very simple alert liek 'run'.

      REPRODUCIBILITY :
      This bug can be reproduced always.

      CUSTOMER SUBMITTED WORKAROUND :
      No workaround currently exisys

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              Assignee:
              vrao Vivek Rao (Inactive)
              Reporter:
              webbuggrp Webbug Group
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