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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-1623

The WAV file property handler in Windows XP SP1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop in Explorer) via a WAV file with an invalid file header whose fmt chunk length is set to 0xFFFFFFFF.
Publish Date : 2004-10-22 Last Update Date : 2017-07-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2004-1623

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * * Home * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * * Media Center * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * Gold Professional * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * SP1 Home * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * SP1 Embedded * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * SP1 Media Center * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * * Embedded * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows Xp 7

- References For CVE-2004-1623
SECTRACK 1011880
BUGTRAQ 20041021 [HV-LOW] Unsafe WAV header handling can cause DoS on Windows
XF windowsxp-explorer-wav-dos(17864)
BID 11503 Microsoft Windows XP WAV File Handler Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2004-10-22
OSVDB 11053

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-1623

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