This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of Hewlett-Packard KeyView IDOL. User interaction is required to exploit this vulnerability in that the target must visit a malicious page or open a malicious file.
The flaw exists within the handling of GIF images. It is possible to trigger an out-of-bounds write by providing invalid LZW image data within a GIF. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code under the context of the process.