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CVE-2006-0020 Detail

Current 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."

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  01/10/2006
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://linuxbox.org/pipermail/funsec/2006-January/002828.html Exploit Vendor Advisory
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/312956 Patch Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/913333.mspx Vendor Advisory
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms06-004.mspx Patch
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16516 Patch
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-045A.html Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/0469
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1638

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1638
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1638

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-0020
NVD Published Date:
01/10/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017