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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-4183

Heap-based buffer overflow in Microsoft DirectX SDK (February 2006) and probably earlier, including 9.0c End User Runtimes, allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Targa file with a run-length-encoding (RLE) compression that produces more data than expected when decoding.
Publish Date : 2007-07-18 Last Update Date : 2011-10-18
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.8
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 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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-4183

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Directx Sdk February 2006 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Directx Sdk 1

- References For CVE-2006-4183

http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=562
IDEFENSE 20070718 Microsoft DirectX RLE Compressed Targa Image File Heap Overflow Vulnerability
http://secunia.com/advisories/26131
SECUNIA 26131
http://www.reversemode.com/index.php?option=com_remository&Itemid=2&func=fileinfo&id=52
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24963
BID 24963 Microsoft DirectX RLE Compressed Targa Image File Heap Overflow Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2007-07-19
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/474058/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20070718 [Reversemode Advisory] Microsoft DirectX RLE Compressed Targa Image File Heap Overflow
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018420
SECTRACK 1018420
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2577
VUPEN ADV-2007-2577
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/35492
XF directx-targa-bo(35492)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-4183

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


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