[Full-disclosure] ZDI-11-186: Oracle Java ICC Profile Multi-Language 'curv' Tag Parsing Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
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- Date: Wed, 8 Jun 2011 16:29:32 +0000
ZDI-11-186: Oracle Java ICC Profile Multi-Language 'curv' Tag Parsing Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
June 8, 2011
-- CVE ID:
-- Affected Vendors:
-- Affected Products:
Oracle Java Runtime
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-- Vulnerability Details:
This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on
vulnerable installations of java. Authentication is not required to
exploit this vulnerability. User interaction is required to exploit this
vulnerability in that the target must visit a malicious page.
The specific flaw exists within the way Java handles color profiles.
When parsing a color profile containing a invalid MultiLanguage 'curv'
tag it is possible to cause a memory corruption that can lead to remote
code being executed under to user running the browser.
-- Vendor Response:
Oracle has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More
details can be found at:
-- Disclosure Timeline:
2011-01-21 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
2011-06-08 - Coordinated public release of advisory
This vulnerability was discovered by:
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