Vulnerability Note VU#939605
JVIEW Profiler (javaprxy.dll) COM object contains an unspecified vulnerability
The JVIEW Profiler COM object contains an unspecified vulnerability, which may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on a vulnerable system.
Microsoft COM is a technology that allows programmers to create reusable software components that can be incorporated into applications to extend their functionality. Microsoft COM includes COM+, Distributed COM (DCOM), and ActiveX Controls.
By convincing a user to view a specially crafted HTML document (e.g., a web page or an HTML email message), an attacker could execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user. The attacker could also cause IE (or the program using the WebBrowser control) to crash.
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|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Microsoft Corporation||Affected||30 Jun 2005||02 Jul 2005|
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This vulnerability was publicly reported by Bernhard Mueller.
This document was written by Will Dormann.
- CVE IDs: CAN-2005-2087
- Date Public: 29 Jun 2005
- Date First Published: 02 Jul 2005
- Date Last Updated: 12 Jul 2005
- Severity Metric: 44.55
- Document Revision: 28
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