Stack-based buffer overflow in the HrShellOpenWithMonikerDisplayName
function in Microsoft Hyperlink Object Library (hlink.dll) allows
remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly
execute arbitrary code via a long hyperlink, as demonstrated using an
Excel worksheet with a long link in Unicode, aka "Hyperlink COM Object
Buffer Overflow Vulnerability." NOTE: this is a different issue than
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BUGTRAQ:20060622 MS Excel Remote Code Execution POC Exploit
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