Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01 and 6 does not properly handle
uninitialized COM objects, which allows remote attackers to cause a
denial of service (memory corruption) and possibly execute arbitrary
code, as demonstrated by the Nth function in the
DirectAnimation.DATuple ActiveX control, aka "COM Object Instantiation
Memory Corruption Vulnerability."
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BUGTRAQ:20060808 TSRT-06-09: Microsoft DirectAnimation COM Object Memory Corruption Vulnerability
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