Microsoft Agent fails to properly handle specially crafted .ACF files and may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.
Microsoft Agent is a software technology that enables an enriched form of user interaction that can make using and learning to use a computer easier and more natural.
A vulnerability exists in the way that Microsoft Agent handles specially crafted .ACF files. Exploitation can occur when a remote attacker convinces the user to visit a specially crafted web site.
This vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the local user.
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Thanks to Microsoft Security for reporting this vulnerability in Microsoft Security Bulletin MS06-068.
This document was written by Katie Steiner.
|Date First Published:||2006-11-14|
|Date Last Updated:||2007-02-07 19:39 UTC|