Intrusion Prevention

MS.IE.File.URL.Drive.Letter.DoS

Description

Microsoft Windows Internet Explorer has a denial-of-service vulnerability. A remote attacker could make the application crash by sending a file URL which attempts to load a malformed drive letter.

Affected Products

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0

Impact

Denial of Service.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are not aware of any vendor-supplied patches for this issue.
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