Windows Animated Cursor Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
Stack-based buffer overflow in the animated cursor code in Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4 through Vista allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (persistent reboot) via a large length value in the second (or later) anih block of a RIFF .ANI cur or .ico file which results in memory corruption when processing cursors animated cursors and icons a variant of CVE-2005-0416 as originally demonstrated using Internet Explorer 6 and 7. NOTE: this might be a duplicate of CVE-2007-1765; if so then CVE-2007-0038 should be preferred.
- Microsoft Windows Vista
- Microsoft Windows 2000
- Microsoft Windows XP
- Microsoft Windows Server 2003