OSVDB ID: 27109

Title: Microsoft Windows DXImageTransform.Microsoft.Gradient ActiveX Multiple Property Stack Overflow DoS Weakness

Info

Disclosure

Jul 17, 2006

Discovery

Unknown

Dates

Exploit

Jul 17, 2006

Solution

Unknown

Description

Microsoft Windows contains a stack overflow condition in the DXImageTransform.Microsoft.Gradient.1 ActiveX control that is triggered when passing large values to the 'StartColorStr' and 'EndColorStr' properties. With a specially crafted web page, a context-dependent attacker can crash the browser.

Classification

Location: Context Dependent
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Availability
Solution: Solution Unknown
Exploit: Exploit Public
Disclosure: Uncoordinated Disclosure
OSVDB: Web Related, Not a Vulnerability

Solution

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

Products

Unknown or Incomplete

References

Credit

  • H D Moore - hdmmetasploit.com - DigitalOffense


Direct URL: http://osvdb.org/27109