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Microsoft Internet Explorer 'AddFavorite' Method Denial of Service Vulnerability

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12829

Stack-based buffer overflow in the AddFavorite method in Microsoft Internet Explorer allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly have unspecified other impact via a long URL in the first argument.

Family:
windows
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows XP
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2009-2433
Product(s):
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 7
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 8