Intrusion Prevention

MS.GDI32.DLL.WMF.File.Remote.DoS

Description

This indicates an attempt to exploit a denial of service vulnerability in the GDI functions in Microsoft Windows.
The vulnerability is caused by an error that occurs when the vulnerable software handles a malicious WMF file. It allows a remote attacker to cause a denial of service.

Affected Products

Microsoft: Windows 2000 SP4
Microsoft: Windows Server 2003
Microsoft: Windows Server 2003 Itanium
Microsoft: Windows Server 2003 SP1
Microsoft: Windows Server 2003 SP1 Itanium
Microsoft: Windows Server 2003 SP2
Microsoft: Windows Server 2003 SP2 Itanium
Microsoft: Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition
Microsoft: Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition SP2
Microsoft: Windows XP Pro x64 Edition
Microsoft: Windows XP Pro x64 Edition SP2
Microsoft: Windows XP SP2

Impact

Denial of Service.

Recommended Actions

Apply the patch available from the web site:
URL:http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/Bulletin/ms07-017.mspx

CVE References

CVE-2007-1211