Threat Encyclopedia

MS.PowerPoint.Objects.Size.Heap.Overflow

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This indicates a possible attack towards a heap-overflow vulnerability in Microsoft PowerPoint.
This vulnerability is caused by improper check of object size. An attacker may exploit this to compromise the system.

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Microsoft Office PowerPoint version 11.0.6361.0
Other versions may also be vulnerable.

Impact

System compromise

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Please refer to the Microsoft advisory for the latest updates or patches:
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms09-017.mspx

CVE References

CVE-2009-0224