27532 : Microsoft Windows ADODB.Recordset ActiveX SysFreeString Invalid Length DoS Weakness
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Microsoft Windows contains an out-of-bounds read flaw in the ADODB.Recordset ActiveX control that is triggered when when calling the 'NextRecordset' method several times with a long argument. With a specially crafted web page viewed with e.g. Internet Explorer, a context-dependent attacker can crash the browser or potentially disclose memory contents.


Location: Context Dependent
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Availability
Solution: Solution Unknown
Exploit: Exploit Public
Disclosure: Uncoordinated Disclosure
OSVDB: Web Related, Concern


Currently, there are no known upgrades, patches, or workarounds available to correct this issue.


Unknown or Incomplete



CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 7.8
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2007-06-25 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_0 Integrity_impact_0 Availability_impact_2


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