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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2003-0111

Original release date: 05/05/2003
Last revised: 09/10/2008
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The ByteCode Verifier component of Microsoft Virtual Machine (VM) build 5.0.3809 and earlier, as used in Windows and Internet Explorer, allows remote attackers to bypass security checks and execute arbitrary code via a malicious Java applet, aka "Flaw in Microsoft VM Could Enable System Compromise."

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: XF
Name: msvm-bytecode-improper-validation(11751)
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#447569
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: MS
Name: MS03-011
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:136
Type: Tool Signature

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:136
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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