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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-0020

An unspecified Microsoft WMF parsing application, as used in Internet Explorer 5.01 SP4 on Windows 2000 SP4, and 5.5 SP2 on Windows Millennium, and possibly other versions, allows attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute code via a crafted WMF file with a manipulated WMF header size, possibly involving an integer overflow, a different vulnerability than CVE-2005-4560, and aka "WMF Image Parsing Memory Corruption Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2006-01-10 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflowMemory corruption
CWE ID 189

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Remote Code Execution Vulnerability in IE5.01 oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1638 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-2006-0020

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4 FR Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server R2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Microsoft Windows 98 Gold Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Microsoft Windows 98se Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Microsoft Windows Me Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP2 Tablet Pc Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP1 Tablet Pc Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows 2000 1
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server 2
Microsoft Windows 98 1
Microsoft Windows 98se 1
Microsoft Windows Me 1
Microsoft Windows Xp 2

- References For CVE-2006-0020
Microsoft Advisory
OSVDB 22976
VUPEN ADV-2006-0469
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS06-004
BID 16516 Microsoft Internet Explorer WMF Image Parsing Memory Corruption Vulnerability Release Date:2006-04-07
CERT-VN VU#312956
CERT TA06-045A
MLIST [funsec] 20060110 Another WMF flaw without a Microsoft patch

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-0020

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