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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.
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Assigning CNA
MITRE Corporation
Date Record Created
20000711 Disclaimer: The record 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
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   outdated/unsupported versions of the JVM.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)
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