CVE-ID

CVE-2000-0563

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
The URLConnection function in MacOS Runtime Java (MRJ) 2.1 and earlier and the Microsoft virtual machine (VM) for MacOS allows a malicious web site operator to connect to arbitrary hosts using a HTTP redirection, in violation of the Java security model.
References
Note: References are provided for the convenience of the reader to help distinguish between vulnerabilities. The list is not intended to be complete.
Assigning CNA
N/A
Date Entry Created
20000711 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Proposed (20000712)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(2) Levy, Ozancin
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(2) Christey, Wall
REVIEWING(1) LeBlanc
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> Confirmed by Scott Culp, but this only applies to
   outdated/unsupported versions of the JVM.
 Frech> XF:macos-java-security-ignored(5052)
 Christey> Consult with Microsoft to ensure that this is fixed by
   MS:MS00-059.  If so, then this might not just be in MacOS.

Proposed (Legacy)
20000712
This is an entry on the CVE list, which standardizes names for security problems.