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CVE-2006-4694 Detail

Current Description

Unspecified vulnerability in PowerPoint in Microsoft Office 2000, Office XP and Office 2003 allows user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted record in a PPT file, as exploited by malware such as Exploit:Win32/Controlppt.W, Exploit:Win32/Controlppt.X, and Exploit-PPT.d/Trojan.PPDropper.F. NOTE: it has been reported that the attack vector involves SlideShowWindows.View.GotoNamedShow.

Source:  MITRE
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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:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016937
http://vil.nai.com/vil/content/v_140666.htm
http://www.avertlabs.com/research/blog/?p=95
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/231204 US Government Resource
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/925984.mspx
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/447831/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/449179/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20226
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-283A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3794 Vendor Advisory
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2006/ms06-058
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/29225
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A269

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Control of Generation of Code ('Code Injection') (CWE-94)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office:2000:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office:2000:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office:2000:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office:2000:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office:2003:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office:xp:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office:xp:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-4694
NVD Published Date:
09/27/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018