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CVE-2005-3172 Detail

Current Description

The WideCharToMultiByte function in Microsoft Windows 2000 before Update Rollup 1 for SP4 does not properly convert strings with Japanese composite characters in the last character, which could prevent the string from being null terminated and lead to data corruption or enable buffer overflow attacks.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
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Hyperlink Resource
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/824867 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/900345 Patch Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2000:*:sp4:*:fr:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-3172
NVD Published Date:
10/06/2005
NVD Last Modified:
09/05/2008