CVE Number – CVE-2018-17191
The issue can be mitigated utilising one of the following options:
– Upgrade to Apache NetBeans 10.0- Disable Proxy Auto-Configuration for the whole OS(please refer to the system documentation how to do that)
– Disable “Use System Proxy Settings” in the NetBeans Options and configure the Proxy to use manually
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