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CVE-2006-2386 Detail

Current Description

Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Outlook Express 6 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted contact record in a Windows Address Book (WAB) file.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Provides unauthorized access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Solution

If a end user is logged on with administrative user rights, an attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could take complete control of an affected system.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017369
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/454969/100/200/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21501
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-346A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4969
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2006/ms06-076
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/29227
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1055

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:outlook_express:5.5:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:outlook_express:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:outlook_express:6.0:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:outlook_express:6.0:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-2386
NVD Published Date:
12/12/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/18/2018