X509TrustManager in (1) Java Secure Socket Extension (JSSE) in SDK and
JRE 1.4.0 through 1.4.0_01, (2) JSSE before 1.0.3, (3) Java Plug-in
SDK and JRE 1.3.0 through 1.4.1, and (4) Java Web Start 1.0 through
1.2 incorrectly calls the isClientTrusted method when determining
server trust, which results in improper validation of digital
certificate and allows remote attackers to (1) falsely authenticate
peers for SSL or (2) incorrectly validate signed JAR files.
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BUGTRAQ:20030128 Incorrect Certificate Validation in Java Secure Socket Extension
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