A buffer overflow exists in Ask.com Toolbar. askBar.dll fails to validate input when handling the 'Short Format' property resulting in a stack overflow. With a specially crafted web page, a context-dependent attacker can cause arbitrary code execution resulting in a loss of integrity.
Remote / Network Access,
Local / Remote,
Loss of Integrity
Currently, there are no known upgrades, patches, or workarounds available to correct this issue.
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