Intrusion Prevention

MS.Visual.Basic.Hierarchical.FlexGrid.ActiveX.Control.Access

Description

This indicates an attempt to exploit a memory corruption vulnerability in Microsoft Visual Basic Runtime Extended Files.
The vulnerability is caused by an error that occurs when the Hierarchical FlexGrid ActiveX Control handles specially crafted input. It allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.

Affected Products

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0

Impact

System Compromise

CVE References

CVE-2008-4254