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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-2218

Unspecified vulnerability in Internet Explorer 6.0 on Microsoft Windows XP SP2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via "exceptional conditions" that trigger memory corruption, as demonstrated using an exception handler and nested object tags, a variant of CVE-2006-1992.
Publish Date : 2006-05-05 Last Update Date : 2011-10-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.3
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) Execute CodeMemory corruption
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Exception Handling Memory Corruption Vulnerability (S03,SP1) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1078 windows
Exception Handling Memory Corruption Vulnerability (WinS03) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1728 windows
Exception Handling Memory Corruption Vulnerability (2K/XP) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1765 windows
Exception Handling Memory Corruption Vulnerability (XP,SP2) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1768 windows
Exception Handling Memory Corruption Vulnerability (Win2k) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1845 windows
Exception Handling Memory Corruption Vulnerability(64-bit XP) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1961 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-2006-2218

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft IE 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft IE 1

- References For CVE-2006-2218

http://secunia.com/secunia_research/2006-41/advisory
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016291
SECTRACK 1016291
http://www.osvdb.org/27475
OSVDB 27475
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17820
BID 17820 Microsoft Internet Explorer Unspecified OBJECT Tag Memory Corruption Variant Vulnerability Release Date:2006-06-14
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/437099/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20060614 Secunia Resaerch: Internet Explorer Exception Handling Memory Corruption Vulnerability
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/2319
VUPEN ADV-2006-2319
http://secunia.com/advisories/19762
SECUNIA 19762
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms06-021
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS06-021
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/338828
CERT-VN VU#338828
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-164A.html
CERT TA06-164A

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-2218

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


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