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MHTML Parsing Vulnerability

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:441

Buffer overflow in INETCOMM.DLL as used in Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 through 6.0 SP2 Windows Explorer Outlook Express 6 and possibly other programs allows remote user-assisted attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a long mhtml URI in the URL value in a URL file.

Family:
windows
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2006-2766
Product(s):
  • Microsoft Outlook Express