Linked by David Adams on Tue 12th Jul 2011 19:08 UTC, submitted by HAL2001
Privacy, Security, Encryption ACROS Security has discovered a vulnerability in Sun Java, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system. The vulnerability is caused due to the application loading an executable file in an insecure manner when an out of memory condition occurs.
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RE: More details, please
by JAlexoid on Tue 12th Jul 2011 20:38 UTC in reply to "More details, please"
JAlexoid
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2009-05-19

A bit more information here.

http://www.h-online.com/security/news/item/Java-vulnerability-demon...

It seems that your own machine has to be compromised, for you to have this issue. It basically runs any specified application when you open an HTML file in Windows with Safari and IE.

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