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TUCoPS :: Windows :: win4869.htm

helpctr.exe exploitable buffer overflow



22th Nov 2001 [SBWID-4869]
COMMAND

	helpctr.exe

SYSTEMS AFFECTED

	Windows XP Pro

PROBLEM

	Meliksah Ozoral found an exploitable buffer  overflow  vulnerability  in
	\"helpctr.exe\", which can enable an attacker to  execute  an  arbitrary
	code on remote users with a malformed url.
	

	Example :
	

	\"hcp://m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m.m\"

	

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SOLUTION

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