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CVE-2006-4446 Detail

Current Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in DirectAnimation.PathControl COM object (daxctle.ocx) in Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 SP1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a Spline function call whose first argument specifies a large number of points.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/1468
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016764
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/444504/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19738 Exploit
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-318A.html US Government Resource
http://www.xsec.org/index.php?module=releases&act=view&type=1&id=19
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2006/ms06-067
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/28608
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A437

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:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-4446
NVD Published Date:
08/29/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/17/2018