Intrusion Prevention

MS.IE.JPEG.File.Samples.Buffer.Overflow

Description

It indicates a possible exploit of a Buffer Overflow vulnerability in the JPEG image rendering library used by Microsoft Internet Explorer. The JPEG image rendering library used by Microsoft Internet Explorer contains a Buffer Overflow. This issue is due to a lack of proper bounds checking when given user-supplied input. A successful exploit can lead to the execution of arbitrary code.

Affected Products

Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0.1 - Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 SP2

Impact

Compromise of the affected system.

Recommended Actions

Apply appropriate patch from the vendor or Upgrade to non-vulnerable version if available.

CVE References

CVE-2005-2308