Intrusion Prevention

AOL.YGPPicEdit.DLL.ActiveX.Control.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a memory corruption vulnerability in AOL Picture Editor.
The vulnerability is located in the "YGPPicEdit.dll" ActiveX control through misuse of the following methods: AppContext, Cookie, CropDimensions, DisplayName, FinalSavePath, ForceSaveTo, HiddenControls, and InitialEditorScreen. It may allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code in the context of the application using the affected ActiveX control. Failed exploit attempts will likely cause the program to crash, resulting in a denial of service condition.

Affected Products

YGPPicEdit.dll version 1.0.12.15

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.
Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Set kill bit for {E0CB08CE-AB3D-4779-9C77-62A439BFE6C3}.

CVE References

CVE-2007-6699