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CVE-2006-4702 Detail

Current Description

Buffer overflow in the Windows Media Format Runtime in Microsoft Windows Media Player (WMP) 6.4 and Windows XP SP2, Server 2003, and Server 2003 SP1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Advanced Systems Format (ASF) 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 user account access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Solution

An attacker who successfully exploited these vulnerabilities could gain the same user rights as the local user. If the end user has administrative rights, the attacker could take complete control of the affected system.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017372
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-274.htm
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/454969/100/200/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21505
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-346A.html US Government Resource
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2006/ms06-078
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A536

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:windows_media_player:6.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:gold:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:*:sp2:tablet_pc:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-4702
NVD Published Date:
12/12/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/17/2018