April 12th, 2007, 20:30 PM
New Bug Reported In Windows Help Files
Another Microsoft vulnerability has been disclosed, along with proof-of-concept code.
The so-called heap-overflow vulnerability affects Windows help files in multiple versions of Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows NT, and Windows 2000. Researchers at Security Focus reported that the Help File viewer is prone to a heap-overflow vulnerability because it fails to perform boundary checks bef...