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.
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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
A complete discussion of the different vulnerability categories, including case studies of vulnerable SCADA HMIs. The paper also provides a guide for vulnerability researchers, as well as vendors on quick and efficient bug discovery.
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