Vulnerability CVE-2002-0076


Published: 2002-03-19   Modified: 2012-02-12

Description:
Java Runtime Environment (JRE) Bytecode Verifier allows remote attackers to escape the Java sandbox and execute commands via an applet containing an illegal cast operation, as seen in (1) Microsoft VM build 3802 and earlier as used in Internet Explorer 4.x and 5.x, (2) Netscape 6.2.1 and earlier, and possibly other implementations that use vulnerable versions of SDK or JDK, aka a variant of the "Virtual Machine Verifier" vulnerability.

Type:

CWE-Other

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
7.5/10
6.4/10
10/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Partial
Partial
Partial
Affected software
SUN -> JDK 
SUN -> JRE 
SUN -> SDK 
Microsoft -> Virtual machine 
HP -> Java jre-jdk 

 References:
http://sunsolve.sun.com/pub-cgi/retrieve.pl?doctype=coll&doc=secbull/218
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/8480.php
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/4313
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2002/ms02-013

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