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VML Buffer Overrun Vulnerability

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1784

Integer underflow in the CDownloadSink class code in the Vector Markup Language (VML) component (VGX.DLL) as used in Internet Explorer 5.01 6 and 7 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via compressed content with an invalid buffer size which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

Family:
windows
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2007-1749
Product(s):
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer