Security vulnerability in SUN's Java Virtual Machine Implementation (Test)
28 Oct. 2003
As we reported in our previous article Security Vulnerability in SUN's Java Virtual Machine Implementation ('/' Replaces '.'), a vulnerability exists in the way Sun has implemented its JVM. The vulnerability allows loading restricted classes by issuing a request for a class using the '/' delimiter instead of the '.' delimiter. The following is a test that can be conducted on your browser to verify whether you are vulnerable to this vulnerability or not.