Bug 89289

Summary: CAN-2002-1308 Mozilla still susceptible to Netscape .JAR issue
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 Reporter: Mark J. Cox <mjc>
Component: mozillaAssignee: Christopher Blizzard <blizzard>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: Ben Levenson <benl>
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Version: 2.1Keywords: Security
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Description Mark J. Cox 2003-04-22 09:02:11 UTC
A heap-based buffer overflow in Netscape and Mozilla allows remote attackers to
execute arbitrary code via a jar: URL that references a malformed .jar file,
which overflows a buffer during decompression.


Fixed (along with other issues) in Mozilla 1.0.2

Comment 1 Mark J. Cox 2003-04-22 09:02:59 UTC
Errata RHSA-2003:163 in progress

Comment 2 Mark J. Cox 2003-10-15 20:09:08 UTC
An errata has been issued which should help the problem described in this bug report. 
This report is therefore being closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files, please follow the link below. You may reopen 
this bug report if the solution does not work for you.