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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-0014

Buffer overflow in Microsoft Outlook Express 5.5 and 6 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Windows Address Book (WAB) file containing "certain Unicode strings" and modified length values.
Publish Date : 2006-04-11 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.1
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Microsoft Outlook Express 6 (S03-Gold) WAB Remote Code Execution Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:812 windows
Microsoft Outlook Express 6 (XP,SP2) WAB Remote Code Execution Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1611 windows
Microsoft Outlook Express 6,SP1 WAB Remote Code Execution Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1682 windows
Microsoft Outlook Express 6 (64-bit XP) WAB Remote Code Execution Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1769 windows
Microsoft Outlook Express 6 (S03-Gold, Itanium) WAB Remote Code Execution Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1771 windows
Microsoft Outlook Express 5.5 WAB Remote Code Execution Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1780 windows
Microsoft Outlook Express 6 (S03,SP1) WAB Remote Code Execution Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1791 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-2006-0014

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Outlook Express 5.5 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Outlook Express 5.5 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Outlook Express 5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Outlook Express 6.0 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft Outlook Express 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Outlook Express 5

- References For CVE-2006-0014

http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2006-April/045003.html
FULLDISC 20060411 ZDI-06-007: Microsoft Windows Address Book (WAB) File Format Parsing Vulnerability
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/691
SREASON 691
http://securitytracker.com/id?1015898
SECTRACK 1015898
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/25535
XF outlook-express-wab-bo(25535)
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17459
BID 17459 Microsoft Outlook Express Windows Address Book File Parsing Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2006-04-11
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/430645/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20060411 ZDI-06-007: Microsoft Windows Address Book (WAB) File Format Parsing Vulnerability
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-06-007.html
http://secunia.com/advisories/19617
SECUNIA 19617
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms06-016
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS06-016
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/1321
VUPEN ADV-2006-1321

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-0014

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


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