CVE-2002-1185

2002-12-11T05:00:00
ID CVE-2002-1185
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2018-10-12T21:32:00

Description

Internet Explorer 5.01 through 6.0 does not properly check certain parameters of a PNG file when opening it, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) by triggering a heap-based buffer overflow using invalid length codes during decompression, aka "Malformed PNG Image File Failure."