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CVE-2006-3590 Detail

Current Description

mso.dll, as used by Microsoft PowerPoint 2000 through 2003, allows user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a malformed shape container in a PPT file that leads to memory corruption, as exploited by Trojan.PPDropper.B, a different issue than CVE-2006-1540 and CVE-2006-3493.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  07/14/2006      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-3590
Original release date:
07/14/2006
Last revised:
10/10/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.1 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
High
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides user account access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://blogs.securiteam.com/?p=508 External Source MISC http://blogs.securiteam.com/?p=508
http://isc.sans.org/diary.php?storyid=1484 External Source MISC http://isc.sans.org/diary.php?storyid=1484
http://securityresponse.symantec.com/avcenter/venc/data/trojan.ppdropper.b.html External Source MISC http://securityresponse.symantec.com/avcenter/venc/data/trojan.ppdropper.b.html
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016496 External Source SECTRACK 1016496
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/936945 US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#936945
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/Bulletin/MS06-048.mspx External Source MS MS06-048
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/440137/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20060714 Microsoft PowerPoint 0-day Vulnerability FAQ document written
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/440255/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20060716 Several updates in MS PowerPoint 0-day Vulnerability FAQ at SecuriTeam Blogs
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/440532/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20060718 New PowerPoint Trojan installs itself as LSP
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/18957 External Source BID 18957
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-220A.html US Government Resource External Source CERT TA06-220A
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/2795 Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-2795
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/27740 External Source XF powerpoint-mso-code-execution(27740)
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/27781 External Source XF powerpoint-mso-code-execution2(27781)
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A399 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:399

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:399
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:399

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