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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-1049

Integer overflow in the LoadImage API of the USER32 Lib for Microsoft Windows allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a .bmp, .cur, .ico or .ani file with a large image size field, which leads to a buffer overflow, aka the "Cursor and Icon Format Handling Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2004-12-31 Last Update Date : 2018-10-12
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
LoadImage Cursor and Icon Format Handling Vulnerability (Windows 2000) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4671 windows
LoadImage Cursor and Icon Format Handling Vulnerability (XP) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2956 windows
LoadImage Cursor and Icon Format Handling Vulnerability (Terminal Server) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3097 windows
LoadImage Cursor and Icon Format Handling Vulnerability (Server 2003) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3220 windows
LoadImage Cursor and Icon Format Handling Vulnerability (NT 4.0) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3355 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-2004-1049

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 * SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 * SP3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 * SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 * SP4 * FR Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server R2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Microsoft Windows Nt * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * SP1 Tablet Pc * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * Gold * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows 2000 5
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server 1
Microsoft Windows Nt 1
Microsoft Windows Xp 2

- References For CVE-2004-1049
XF win-loadimage-bo(18668)
CERT-VN VU#625856
CIAC P-094
BID 12095 Microsoft Windows LoadImage API Function Integer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2008-12-10
SECTRACK 1012684
BUGTRAQ 20041223 Microsoft Windows LoadImage API Integer Buffer overflow
CERT TA05-012A
OSVDB 12623
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4671
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3355
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3220
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3097
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2956
MS MS05-002

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-1049

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