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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-0215

Microsoft Outlook Express 5.5 and 6 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a malformed e-mail header.
Publish Date : 2004-08-06 Last Update Date : 2008-09-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Microsoft Outlook Express v6,SP1 Malformed Email Header Denial of Service oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1950 windows
Microsoft Outlook Express v6.0 (WinXP) Malformed Email Header Denial of Service oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3376 windows
Outlook Express v5.5,SP2 Malformed Email Header Denial of Service oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2137 windows
Outlook Express v6.0 for Server 2003 Malformed Email Header Denial of Service oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2657 windows
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2004-0215

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Hardware Avaya Definity One Media Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Avaya Ip600 Media Servers Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Avaya Modular Messaging Message Storage Server S3400 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Hardware Avaya S8100 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft Outlook Express 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Avaya Definity One Media Server 1
Avaya Ip600 Media Servers 1
Avaya Modular Messaging Message Storage Server 1
Avaya S8100 1
Microsoft Outlook Express 1

- References For CVE-2004-0215

http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/16585
XF outlook-malformed-email-header-dos(16585)
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/869640
CERT-VN VU#869640
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA04-196A.html
CERT TA04-196A
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms04-018
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS04-018

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-0215

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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