Threat Encyclopedia

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This indicates a potentially malicious attempt to obtain password information from a system running FTP service.There exist vulnerabilities...

Jul 30, 2006
This indicates an attack attempt against a denial-of-service vulnerability in the Linux Kernel.This vulnerability is due to insufficient...

Jul 30, 2006
Microsoft Internet Explorer contains a vulnerability which could be exploited by attackers to cause a denial of service. This...

Jul 24, 2006
This indicates an attempt to exploit a buffer overflow in Microsoft Excel running on Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese,...

Jul 20, 2006
This indicates a possible attempt to exploit a heap based buffer overflow vulnerability in Apple Quicktime. Successful exploitation...

Jul 18, 2006
Cisco IOS, 11.X and 12.0 through 12.2, has a denial of service vulnerability. A remote attacker can cause multiple Cisco routers...

Jul 18, 2006
Because a improper bounds checking of hyperlinks in the hlink.dll library, Microsoft office is vulnerable by a stack-based buffer...

Jul 18, 2006
This indicates a possible attempt to exploit a stack based buffer overflow vulnerability in Microsoft Outlook Express.The vulnerability...

Jul 18, 2006
This indicates an attack attempt against a design error vulnerability in the AJP12 connector protocol which is a component of...

Jul 18, 2006
This indicates a possible attempt to exploit a memory corruption vulnerability in Microsoft PowerPoint.A memory corruption vulnerability...

Jul 16, 2006
This indicates an attempt to exploit one of several of remote vulnerabilities in the spreadsheet component of Microsoft Works....

Jul 16, 2006
Indicates a possible attempt at exploiting a Stack-based buffer overflow in the WWW Proxy Server of Qbik WinGate. The application...

Jul 16, 2006
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 allows remote attackers to cause a crash by setting the Transition property on an uninitialized...

Jul 13, 2006
This indicates that an mstream agent is responding to an mstream handler ping request.mstream is a Distributed Denial-of-Service...

Jul 13, 2006
There exists a flaw in Microsoft Excel that could allow an attacker to gain control of a system. The flaw lies in the SELECTION...

Jul 11, 2006
This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a denial-of-service vulnerabilityin Microsoft Internet Explorer.The vulnerability...

Jul 11, 2006
This indicates an attempt to exploit remote code-execution vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office.The vulnerabilities result from...

Jul 11, 2006
This indicates an attempt to exploit a heap-based buffer overflow in the Server Service (SRV.SYS driver) in several Microsoft...

Jul 11, 2006
Indicates a possible attempt at exploiting one of a multiple of buffer overflow vulnerabilities in the IAXClient library. The...

Jul 10, 2006
This indicates a possible exploit of the "DHTML Object Memory Corruption Vulnerability" in Microsoft Internet Explorer.An object...

Jul 10, 2006