|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2007-128|
|Date Published:||5 Nov 2007|
|Last Updated:||5 Nov 2007|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||The Microsoft Foundation Class Library is a library that wraps portions of the Windows API in C++ classes,including functionality that enables them to use a default application framework. The vulnerability is due to an error in the FileFind Class that can be exploited via applications that use the FileFind class and pass user provided data to the affected function.Successful exploitation may allow execution of arbitrary code on the vulnerable system.|
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This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: Web Client Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Microsoft Windows MFC library FileFind class heap overflow