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CVE-2006-4868 Detail

Current Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the Vector Graphics Rendering engine (vgx.dll), as used in Microsoft Outlook and Internet Explorer 6.0 on Windows XP SP2, and possibly other versions, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a Vector Markup Language (VML) file with a long fill parameter within a rect tag.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
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Base Score: N/A
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Hyperlink Resource
http://blogs.securiteam.com/index.php/archives/624
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016879
http://sunbeltblog.blogspot.com/2006/09/seen-in-wild-zero-day-exploit-being.html
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/925486
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/416092 US Government Resource
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/925568.mspx Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/446378/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/446505/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/446523/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/446528/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/446881/100/200/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/447070/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/448552/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20096 Exploit Patch
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-262A.html Patch US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3679 Vendor Advisory
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2006/ms06-055
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/29004
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A100

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:outlook:2003:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2000:*:sp4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:*:*:itanium:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:*:*:x64:*:*:*:*:*
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 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:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:*:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:*:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:5.0.1:sp4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2000:*:sp4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-4868
NVD Published Date:
09/19/2006
NVD Last Modified:
04/30/2019