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Sun Alert 103071 Java Runtime Environment (JRE) May Allow Untrusted Applets or Applications to Display An Oversized Window so that the Warning Banner is Not Visible to User

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Product: Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition

When an untrusted applet or application displays a window, the Java Runtime Environment includes a warning banner inside the window to indicate that the applet or application is untrusted. A defect in the Java Runtime Environment may allow an untrusted applet or application that is downloaded from a malicious website to display a window that exceeds the size of a user's screen so that the warning banner is not visible to the user.

Sun acknowledges with thanks, Giorgio Maone from InformAction for bringing this issue to our attention.

Avoidance: Patch, Upgrade
State: Resolved
First released: 03-Oct-2007

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  • guest Tuesday, June 17, 2008

    i have to learn more an more java

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