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CVE-2006-2766 Detail

Current Description

Buffer overflow in INETCOMM.DLL, as used in Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 through 6.0 SP2, Windows Explorer, Outlook Express 6, and possibly other programs, allows remote user-assisted attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a long mhtml URI in the URL value in a URL file.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.6 LOW
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016654
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/891204 US Government Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/435492/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/435609/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/435616/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/18198 Exploit
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-220A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/2088
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2006/ms06-043
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/26810
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A441

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:6.0:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:6.0:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:7.0:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:7.0:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-2766
NVD Published Date:
06/02/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/18/2018