Intrusion Prevention

MS.IE.Web.Archive.File.Buffer.Overflow

Description

Microsoft Internet Explorer has a buffer overflow vulnerability. A remote attacker could overflow a buffer and execute arbitrary code on the system with the privileges of the application, by sending a specially-crafted .mht file to the victim.

Affected Products

Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0

Impact

Gain Access.

Recommended Actions

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