Sun Java JRE GIF Image Processing Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
bigbrother | January 19, 2007 at 09:12 pmby
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A vulnerability has been reported in Sun Java Runtime Environment (JRE), which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a vulnerable system.
The vulnerability is caused due to an error when processing GIF images and can be exploited to cause a heap-based buffer overflow via a specially crafted GIF image with an image width of 0.Continue Reading