Vulnerability Note VU#118558
Sun Java Runtime Environment vulnerable to DoS
The Sun Java Runtime Environment (JRE) contains a vulnerability that could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to cause a denial-of-service condition in the Java Virtual Machine (JVM).
The Sun Java Runtime Environment provides the libraries and components necessary to run Java-based applications. There is a non-specific vulnerability in the Java Runtime Environment, which could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to cause the Java Virtual Machine to become unresponsive.
An unauthenticated, remote attacker could cause a denial-of-service condition.
According to Sun Security Alert 57555, this issue has been addressed in the following releases:
Windows Production Releases
Systems Affected (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Sun Microsystems Inc.||Affected||-||14 May 2004|
CVSS Metrics (Learn More)
This vulnerability was reported by Sun Microsystems.
This document was written by Damon Morda.
- CVE IDs: Unknown
- Date Public: 06 May 2004
- Date First Published: 14 May 2004
- Date Last Updated: 21 May 2004
- Severity Metric: 1.72
- Document Revision: 13
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