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URI handling woes in Acrobat Reader, Netscape, Miranda, Skype Oct 05 2007 12:58PM
Juergen Schmidt (ju heisec de) (3 replies)
Re: URI handling woes in Acrobat Reader, Netscape, Miranda, Skype Oct 09 2007 11:03AM
Andreas Lindenblatt (azrael solution de)
Juergen Schmidt wrote:

> the URI handling problem on Windows XP systems with IE 7 installed hits
> a lot of applications, not only Firefox (and mIRC) -- namely Skype,
> Acrobat Reader, Miranda, Netscape.

To be more specific:

A custom .pdf with a link inside like this:

> mailto:test%../../../../windows/system32/calc.exe".cmd
(You can just put a full page sized button behind the text and use the
mouseover event of Acrobat, so there's no click necessary)

starts successfully calc.exe on a Windows 2003 Server.

Tested on:

W2003 SBS(german, SP2) IE7, Adobe Reader 8.1
W2003 R2 (german, SP2) IE7, Adobe Reader 8.1
W2003 R2 with Citrix on top, IE7, Adobe Reader 8.1

This is also true for Terminal-Sessions.

Editing of the registry key as advised by Adobe works like advertised,
you just get an error message.

--
BYE Andreas

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[ reply ]
Re: URI handling woes in Acrobat Reader, Netscape, Miranda, Skype Oct 09 2007 06:33AM
Andreas Lindenblatt (azrael solution de)
RE: URI handling woes in Acrobat Reader, Netscape, Miranda, Skype Oct 05 2007 07:54PM
Roger A. Grimes (roger banneretcs com) (1 replies)
Re[2]: [Full-disclosure] URI handling woes in Acrobat Reader, Netscape, Miranda, Skype Oct 06 2007 04:13PM
Thierry Zoller (Thierry Zoller lu) (2 replies)
RE: Re[2]: [Full-disclosure] URI handling woes in Acrobat Reader, Netscape, Miranda, Skype Oct 07 2007 01:30AM
Roger A. Grimes (roger banneretcs com)
Re: [Full-disclosure] URI handling woes in Acrobat Reader, Netscape,Miranda, Skype Oct 06 2007 04:43PM
Geo. (geoincidents nls net) (3 replies)
Re: URI handling woes in Acrobat Reader, Netscape,Miranda, Skype Oct 11 2007 12:48PM
Thierry Zoller (Thierry Zoller lu)
Re[2]: [Full-disclosure] URI handling woes in Acrobat Reader, Netscape,Miranda, Skype Oct 06 2007 05:06PM
Thierry Zoller (Thierry Zoller lu) (3 replies)
Re: Re[2]: [Full-disclosure] URI handling woes in Acrobat Reader, Netscape,Miranda, Skype Oct 06 2007 06:52PM
Kurt Dillard (kurtdillard msn com) (1 replies)
Re: Re[2]: [Full-disclosure] URI handling woes in Acrobat Reader, Netscape,Miranda, Skype Oct 07 2007 01:40PM
Glynn Clements (glynn gclements plus com) (1 replies)
Re: [Full-disclosure] URI handling woes in Acrobat Reader, Netscape, Miranda, Skype Oct 08 2007 12:45AM
KJK::Hyperion (hackbunny s0ftpj org) (1 replies)


 

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