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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-3637

Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01 SP4 and 6 does not properly handle various HTML layout component combinations, which allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted HTML file that leads to memory corruption, aka "HTML Rendering Memory Corruption Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2006-08-08 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 CodeMemory corruption
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
HTML Rendering Memory Corruption Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:502 windows
MS06-042: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (918899) oval:gov.nist.fdcc.patch:def:11534 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-2006-3637

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft IE 5.01 SP4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft IE 6 Windows Server 2003 Sp1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft IE 2

- References For CVE-2006-3637

http://secunia.com/advisories/21396
SECUNIA 21396
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/3212
VUPEN ADV-2006-3212
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms06-042
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS06-042
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/340060
CERT-VN VU#340060
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-220A.html
CERT TA06-220A
http://www.osvdb.org/27853
OSVDB 27853
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016663
SECTRACK 1016663

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-3637

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


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