Re: GDI+ and Internet Explorer question

Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2007-06-12T00:00:00


IE has its own image decoders for many image types (jpeg, ico, etc). You can trigger this bug remotely by renaming your .ico to .emf or .wmf, which forces it be opened by the Picture and Fax Viewer using GDI+.


On Saturday 09 June 2007 06:40, wrote: > fails to crash my Internet Explorer. So I was wondering, does Internet > Explorer utilizes GDI+ for image decoding? If it does not, what > component(s) does it use?