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CVE-2006-4704 Detail

Current Description

Cross-zone scripting vulnerability in the WMI Object Broker (WMIScriptUtils.WMIObjectBroker2) ActiveX control (WmiScriptUtils.dll) in Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 allows remote attackers to bypass Internet zone restrictions and execute arbitrary code by instantiating dangerous objects, aka "WMI Object Broker Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/01/2006
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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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://blogs.technet.com/msrc/archive/2006/11/01/microsoft-security-advisory-927709-posted.aspx
http://research.eeye.com/html/alerts/zeroday/20061031.html
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017142
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/854856 US Government Resource
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/927709.mspx Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/454201/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/454969/100/200/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20797
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20843 Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/data/vulnerabilities/exploits/0day_ie.pdf
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-346A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4282 Vendor Advisory
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-06-047.html
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2006/ms06-073
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/29915
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A288

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:288
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:288

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:visual_studio_.net:2005:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-4704
NVD Published Date:
11/01/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/17/2018