CVE-2000-0162

Current Description

The Microsoft virtual machine (VM) in Internet Explorer 4.x and 5.x allows a remote attacker to read files via a malicious Java applet that escapes the Java sandbox, aka the "VM File Reading" vulnerability.

Basic Data

PublishedFebruary 18, 2000
Last ModifiedOctober 12, 2018
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityHIGH
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score5.1
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score4.9
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegetrue

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftIe4.0*******
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftIe4.0*windows_98*****
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftIe4.0*windows_nt*****
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftIe4.1*windows_95*****
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftIe4.1*windows_nt_4.0*****
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftIe5*windows_nt_4.0*****
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftIe5.0*windows_95*****
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftIe5.0*windows_98*****
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftVisual Studio6.0*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Microsoft Ie 4.0, 4.1, 5, 5.0
Microsoft Visual Studio 6.0

References

NameSourceURLTags
MS00-011https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2000/ms00-011MS