Vulnerability CVE-2006-0020


Published: 2006-01-10   Modified: 2012-02-12

Description:
An unspecified Microsoft WMF parsing application, as used in Internet Explorer 5.01 SP4 on Windows 2000 SP4, and 5.5 SP2 on Windows Millennium, and possibly other versions, allows attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute code via a crafted WMF file with a manipulated WMF header size, possibly involving an integer overflow, a different vulnerability than CVE-2005-4560, and aka "WMF Image Parsing Memory Corruption Vulnerability."

Type:

CWE-189

(Numeric Errors)

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
9.3/10
10/10
8.6/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Medium
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Complete
Complete
Complete
Affected software
Microsoft -> Windows 2000 
Microsoft -> Windows 2003 server 
Microsoft -> Windows 98 
Microsoft -> Windows 98se 
Microsoft -> Windows me 
Microsoft -> Windows xp 

 References:
http://linuxbox.org/pipermail/funsec/2006-January/002828.html
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/312956
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/913333.mspx
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16516
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-045A.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/0469
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2006/ms06-004
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1638

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