Vulnerability

Yahoo! Toolbar URL Shortcut ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow

Publish date: February 11, 2011

CVE-2007-6535

SEVERITY

MEDIUM

//  ADVISORY DATE

11 FEB 2011


DESCRIPTION

Buffer overflow in the YShortcut ActiveX control in YShortcut.dll 2006.8.15.1 in Yahoo! Toolbar might allow attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long string to the IsTaggedBM method.

TREND MICRO PROTECTION INFORMATION

Trend Micro Deep Security shields networks through Deep Packet Inspection (DPI) rules. Trend Micro customers using OfficeScan with Intrusion Defense Firewall (IDF) plugin are also protected from attacks using these vulnerabilities. Please refer to the filter number and filter name when applying appropriate DPI and/or IDF rules.

SOLUTION

Trend Micro Deep Security DPI Rule Number: 1001263

Trend Micro Deep Security DPI Rule Name: 1001263 - Microsoft Internet Explorer Yahoo! Toolbar URL Shortcut ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow

AFFECTED SOFTWARE AND VERSION

  • Yahoo Yahoo Toolbar

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