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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-5559

The Execute method in the ADODB.Connection 2.7 and 2.8 ActiveX control objects (ADODB.Connection.2.7 and ADODB.Connection.2.8) in the Microsoft Data Access Components (MDAC) 2.5 SP3, 2.7 SP1, 2.8, and 2.8 SP1 does not properly track freed memory when the second argument is a BSTR, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (Internet Explorer crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via certain strings in the second and third arguments.
Publish Date : 2006-10-27 Last Update Date : 2011-07-11
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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) Denial Of ServiceExecute Code
CWE ID 20

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
MS07-009: Vulnerability in Microsoft Data Access Components Could Allow Remote Code Execution (927779) oval:gov.nist.fdcc.patch:def:271 windows
Vulnerability in Microsoft Data Access Components Could Allow Remote Code Execution oval:org.mitre.oval:def:214 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-2006-5559

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Data Access Components 2.5 SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Data Access Components 2.7 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Data Access Components 2.8 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Data Access Components 2.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Data Access Components 4

- References For CVE-2006-5559

http://blogs.technet.com/msrc/archive/2006/10/27/adodb-connection-poc-published.aspx
http://secunia.com/advisories/22452
SECUNIA 22452
http://milw0rm.com/exploits/2629
MILW0RM 2629
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms07-009
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS07-009
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017127
SECTRACK 1017127
http://research.eeye.com/html/alerts/zeroday/20061027.html
http://www.osvdb.org/31882
OSVDB 31882
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0578
VUPEN ADV-2007-0578
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20704
BID 20704 Microsoft Internet Explorer ADODB.Connection Execute Memory Corruption Vulnerability Release Date:2007-03-26
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/29837
XF ie-adodbconnection-Code-Execution(29837)
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-044A.html
CERT TA07-044A
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/589272
CERT-VN VU#589272

- Vulnerability Conditions

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

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-5559

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


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