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BlackBerry Application Web Loader ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow
Highly Critical Security Vulnerability Allows Remote Attacker System Access

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A vulnerability has been reported in BlackBerry Application Web Loader, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user’s system.

The vulnerability is caused due to a boundary error in the RIM AxLoader ActiveX control (AxLoader.ocx or AxLoader.dll) and can be exploited to cause a buffer overflow when e.g. tricking a user into viewing a malicious web page.

Successful exploitation allows execution of arbitrary code.

Solution:
Update to version 1.1.
http://na.blackberry.com/eng/developers/javaappdev/devtools.jsp

For more info visit Research In Motion’s Knowledge Base Article
http://blackberry.com/btsc/KB16248

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