Intrusion Prevention

MS.IE.MSWebDVD.Object.DoS

Description

This indicates a possible exploit of a denial of service vulnerability in Microsoft Internet Explorer.
This flaw exists in the 'MSWebDVD' Object. An attacker may cause a denial of service condition in an instance of Internet Explorer by evoking the method through a malicious site and sending an excessive string value.

Affected Products

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 SP1
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0

Impact

Denial of service.

Recommended Actions

MSWebDVD ActiveX Control Web page, MSWebDVD ActiveX Control at http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/default.asp?url=/library/en-us/directx9_c/directx/htm/mswebdvdactivexcontrol.asp.