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The Microsoft Java virtual machine (VM) build 5.0.3805 and earlier, as used in Internet Explorer, allows remote attackers to extend the Standard Security Manager (SSM) class ( and bypass intended StandardSecurityManager restrictions by modifying the (1) deniedDefinitionPackages or (2) deniedAccessPackages settings, causing a denial of service by adding Java applets to the list of applets that are prevented from running.
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Assigning CNA
MITRE Corporation
Date Record Created
20021113 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)
Modified (20050510)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(3) Cole, Green, Wall
NOOP(2) Christey, Cox
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> Why is MS02-069 included here?  This CAN is not mentioned in
   the bulletin.

Proposed (Legacy)
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