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CVE-2006-5502 Detail

Current Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the AOL.PicDownloadCtrl.1 ActiveX control (YGPPicDownload.dll) 9.2.3.0 in America Online (AOL) 9.0 Security Edition allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via the AddPictureNoAlbum method, a different vulnerability than CVE-2006-5501.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides user account access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Solution

Users of the affected product are recommended to log in to the AOL service and a fix will be seamlessly applied to their system.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=429 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017121
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20747
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4197
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/29795

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:aol:aol:9.0:*:security:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-5502
NVD Published Date:
10/25/2006
NVD Last Modified:
07/19/2017