Intrusion Prevention

MS.Help.Workshop.CNT.File.Buffer.Overflow

Description

It indicates a possible exploit of a buffer overflow vulnerability in Microsoft Help Workshop that may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code by opening a well crafted CNT file.

Affected Products

RedHat openssl-0.9.5a-14.i386.rpm 0
Microsoft Visual Studio 6.0 SP6
Microsoft Help Workshop 4.3.2

Impact

Execute arbitrary code in the context of affected application.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are not aware of any vendor-supplied patches for this issue.

CVE References

CVE-2007-0352