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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-2382

Heap-based buffer overflow in Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01 SP4 and 6 SP1 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted UTF-8 encoded HTML that results in size discrepancies during conversion to Unicode, aka "HTML Decoding Memory Corruption Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2006-06-13 Last Update Date : 2011-04-15
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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 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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflowMemory corruption
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
HTML Decoding Memory Corruption Vulnerability (Win2K) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1414 windows
HTML Decoding Memory Corruption Vulnerability (2K/XP) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1621 windows
HTML Decoding Memory Corruption Vulnerability (WinS03) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1752 windows
HTML Decoding Memory Corruption Vulnerability (64-bit XP) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1862 windows
HTML Decoding Memory Corruption Vulnerability (S03,SP1) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1906 windows
HTML Decoding Memory Corruption Vulnerability (XP,SP2) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1931 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-2006-2382

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft IE 5.01 SP4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft IE 6 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft IE 2

- References For CVE-2006-2382
SECTRACK 1016291
OSVDB 26443
BUGTRAQ 20060613 ZDI-06-017: Microsoft Internet Explorer UTF-8 Decoding Heap Overflow Vulnerability
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS06-021
BID 18309 Microsoft Internet Explorer HTML Decoding Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2006-06-13
VUPEN ADV-2006-2319
CERT-VN VU#136849
CERT TA06-164A
XF ie-utf8-html-execute-code(26766)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-2382

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