Intrusion Prevention

MS.Office.Picture.Manager.2010.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Memory Corruption vulnerability in Microsoft Office Picture Manager.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles a malicious "gif" file. A remote attacker may be able exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application or possibly cause a denial of service condition on the affected system.

Affected Products

Microsoft Office Picture Manager 2010

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Currently we are unaware of any vendor supplied patch for this issue.