This attack could pose a serious security threat. You should take immediate action to stop any damage or prevent further damage from happening.
This signature detects attempts to exploit a buffer overflow vulnerability using the ADODB.RecordSet control.
Microsoft Internet Explorer is prone to a denial-of-service vulnerability.
This issue occurs when the browser processes the 'NextRecordset' method of the 'ADODB.Recordset' object. An attacker can trigger this issue by calling the affected method with a long string. This can result in invalid memory access in the 'SysFreeString' function. A successful attack may cause the browser to fail.
- Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0, 6.0 SP1
Upgrade to the latest version of Internet Explorer and ensure that all vendor supplied patches have been applied.