Tip: Secure your code against the finalizer vulnerability

A pattern to prevent invalid classes from being created

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Neil Masson

Date archived: December 19, 2016 | First published: July 05, 2011

Your Java code may be vulnerable to an exploit based on finalization. Learn how the exploit works and how to modify your code to prevent such an attack.

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