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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-5162

wininet.dll in Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 SP2 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (unhandled exception and crash) via a long Content-Type header, which triggers a stack overflow.
Publish Date : 2006-10-05 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-5162

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft IE 5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft IE 5.0.1 SP4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft IE 5.0.1 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft IE 5.0.1 SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft IE 5.0.1 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft IE 5.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Microsoft IE 5.5 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Microsoft IE 5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Microsoft IE 5.5 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Microsoft IE 6.0 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Microsoft IE 6.0 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Microsoft IE 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft IE 12

- References For CVE-2006-5162

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2006-07/0379.html
BUGTRAQ 20060722 Microsoft Internet Explorer DOS Vulnerability
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/2917
VUPEN ADV-2006-2917
http://milw0rm.com/exploits/2039
MILW0RM 2039
http://www.osvdb.org/29129
OSVDB 29129
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19092
BID 19092 Microsoft Internet Explorer Content-Type Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2006-07-20
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/27900
XF ie-wininet-dos(27900)
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/1683
SREASON 1683

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-5162

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


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