Intrusion Prevention

MS.IE.MHTML.URI.Shortcut.Buffer.Overflow

Description

It indicates a possible exploit of Buffer Overflow Vulnerability in Microsoft Internet Explorer. The application fails to properly bounds-check user-supplied input data before copying it into an insufficiently sized memory buffer.

Affected Products

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 - Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 SP2
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7.0 beta 1- Microsoft Internet Explorer 7.0 beta 2

Impact

Compromise of the affected system.

Recommended Actions

Compromise of the affected system.

CVE References

CVE-2006-2766