is a detection for Java malware that exploits a vulnerability discussed in CVE-2010-0842
Exploit:Java/CVE-2010-0842.A may be encountered when browsing a malicious web page. The exploit may be one ore several components that execute when viewing a malicious web page. The malicious components are heavily obfuscated and commonly stored within JAR (Java archive) files as in the following example:
- <malicious file.jar> - contains three or more components:
Successful exploitation of the vulnerability could lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
Analysis by Dan Kurc
Alert notifications or detections of this malware from installed antivirus or security software may be the only other symptom(s).