** 03-007 Unchecked Buffer in Windows Shell Could Enable System Compromise

** 03-007 Unchecked Buffer in Windows Shell Could Enable System Compromise

Post by Susan Brad » Fri, 18 Jul 2003 02:38:37


Title: Unchecked Buffer in Windows Shell Could Enable System Compromise
(821557)
Date: July 16, 2003
Software: Microsoft Windows XP
Impact: Run code of an attacker's choice
Maximum Severity Rating: Important
Bulletin: MS03-027

The Microsoft Security Response Center has released Microsoft Security
Bulletin MS03-027

What Is It?
The Microsoft Security Response Center has released Microsoft Security
Bulletin MS03-027 which concerns a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows
XP. Customers are advised to review the information in the bulletin and

test and deploy the patch in their environments, if applicable.


More information is now available at
http://www.yqcomputer.com/

If you have any questions regarding the patch or its implementation
after reading the above listed bulletin you should contact Product
Support Services in the United States at 1-866-PCSafety
(1-866-727-2338). International customers should contact their local
subsidiary.
 
 
 

** 03-007 Unchecked Buffer in Windows Shell Could Enable System Compromise

Post by Steve Fost » Fri, 18 Jul 2003 17:11:26


It means XP SP1 introduced a new bug. This has traditionally been the
case with service packs. Fix some bugs, introduce some new ones.

--
Steve Foster [SBS MVP]
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MVPs do not work for Microsoft. Please reply only to the newsgroups.

 
 
 

** 03-007 Unchecked Buffer in Windows Shell Could Enable System Compromise

Post by Javier Gom » Fri, 18 Jul 2003 22:59:47

I guess that is just that now I *actually* read the bulletins... instead of
just applying the patch. ;-)

-JG