Microsoft Security Advisory (917077)
Vulnerability in the way HTML Objects Handle Unexpected Method Calls Could Allow Remote Code Execution
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Microsoft has completed the investigation into a public report of a vulnerability. We have issued a security bulletin to address this issue. For more information about this issue, including download links for an available security update, please review the security bulletin . The vulnerability addressed is the “DHTML Method Call Memory Corruption Vulnerability - CVE-2006-1359”.
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- April 11, 2006: Advisory updated to reference released security bulletin.