CVE-ID

CVE-2002-0058

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Description
Vulnerability in Java Runtime Environment (JRE) allows remote malicious web sites to hijack or sniff a web client's sessions, when an HTTP proxy is being used, via a Java applet that redirects the session to another server, as seen in (1) Netscape 6.0 through 6.1 and 4.79 and earlier, (2) Microsoft VM build 3802 and earlier as used in Internet Explorer 4.x and 5.x, and possibly other implementations that use vulnerable versions of SDK or JDK.
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Date Entry Created
20020202 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 (20020315)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(5) Cole, Foat, Green, Wall, Ziese
NOOP(1) Christey
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> Consider adding BID:4228
 Christey> XF:java-vm-session-hijacking(8351)
   URL:http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/8351.php
   HP:HPSBUX0203-186
   URL:http://online.securityfocus.com/advisories/3930
   BID:4228
   URL:http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/4228
   
   Need to add "HttpURLConnection" to description (commonly used word)
 Christey> ADDREF COMPAQ:SSRT0822
 Christey> COMPAQ:SSRT0822
 Christey> SGI:20020807-01-I
   URL:ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20020807-01-I
 Christey> BID:4228
   URL:http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/4228

Proposed (Legacy)
20020315
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