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SUN Java JNLP Overflow
Jul 11 2007 02:37AM
Brett Moore (brett moore security-assessment com)
= SUN Java JNLP Overflow
= Vendor Advisory:
= Affected Software:
= Java Web Start in JDK and JRE 6 Update 1 and earlier
= Java Web Start in JDK and JRE 5.0 Update 11 and earlier
= Public disclosure on Wednesday July 11, 2007
== Overview ==
My guess is that two years down the track, nobody really took any
EEYE posted out there advisory, a couple of days ago. Check it if you
want the technical details.
Not surprising that it was also discovered by another person, and most
likely more than one.
3) Find those that have a flag set of BINARY 00 00 01 00
5) Find a valid file of that type
6) Try a long string in an obvious place
7) Watch the debugger kick in
8) Finish your cup of coffee
== Solutions ==
SUN has released a patch
This class of vulnerability is well known, and future cases can be
mitigated by removing or modifying the editflags value for all
registry entries that have 'Disable Open/Save dialog box' set.
== Credit ==
Discovered and advised to SUN November 15 2006 by Brett Moore of
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