Microsoft Windows ART image handling routines are vulnerable to a heap-based buffer overflow. This vulnerability may allow a remote, unauthenticated attacker to execute arbitrary code on a vulnerable system.
According to Microsoft Security Bulletin MS06-022:
A remote, unauthenticated attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code. If the attacked user is running with administrative privileges, the attacker could take complete control of an affected system.
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This vulnerability was reported by iDefense.
This document was written by Jeff Gennari.
|Date First Published:||2006-06-13|
|Date Last Updated:||2006-06-14 14:20 UTC|