Patch Repository

Windows XP Professional Patch Details
Patch Name WindowsXP-KB918439-x86-ENU.exe
Patch Description Vulnerability in ART Image Rendering Could Allow Remote Code Execution in Internet Explorer for Windows XP Service Pack 2 (KB918439)
Bulletin Id MS06-022
Bulletin Title Vulnerability in ART Image Rendering Could Allow Remote Code Execution (918439)
Severity Critical
Location Path WindowsXP-KB918439-x86-ENU.exe
Bulletin Summary This update resolves a newly discovered, privately reported vulnerability. A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the way AOL ART images are handled. This vulnerability could allow an attacker to take complete control of an affected system. The vulnerability is documented in the "Vulnerability Details" section of this bulletin.

If a user is logged on with administrative user rights, an attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could take complete control of an affected system. An attacker could then install programs; view, change, or delete data; or create new accounts with full user rights. Users whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than users who operate with administrative user rights.
Superceding Bulletin Id NA
Patch Release Date Jun 13, 2006

Affected Product Information

Product Name Service Pack Name
Windows XP ProfessionalWindows XP Service Pack 2

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