Microsoft Internet Explorer DirectAnimation.DAUserData ActiveX object denial of service
|ie-directanimation-dauserdata-dos (27622)||Medium Risk|
Microsoft Internet Explorer is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by a NULL pointer dereference that can occur when processing a malformed DirectAnimation.DAUserData ActiveX object that references a non-initialized 'Data' property. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause a victim's browser to crash, if the attacker could persuade the victim to visit a malicious Web page.
Denial of Service
No remedy available as of August 1, 2014.
- Browser Fun Blog Saturday, July 08, 2006: MoBB #9: DirectAnimation.DAUserData Data .
- BID-18902: Microsoft Internet Explorer DirectAnimation.DAUserData Denial Of Service Vulnerability
- CVE-2006-3513: danim.dll in Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) by accessing the Data property of a DirectAnimation DAUserData object before it is initialized, which triggers a NULL pointer dereference.
- OSVDB ID: 27013: Microsoft IE DirectAnimation.DAUserData Data Property NULL Dereference
- Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0
- Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 SP2
- Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 SP1
Jul 08, 2006
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