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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-1208

Integer overflow in Microsoft Windows 98, 2000, XP SP2 and earlier, and Server 2003 SP1 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted compiled Help (.CHM) file with a large size field that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow, as demonstrated using a "ms-its:" URL in Internet Explorer.
Publish Date : 2005-06-14 Last Update Date : 2018-10-12
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
10.0
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 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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
MS05-026: Vulnerability in HTML Help Could Allow Remote Code Execution (896358) oval:gov.nist.fdcc.patch:def:9 windows
Server 2003 HTML Help Remote Code Execution Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:381 windows
Windows 2000 HTML Help Remote Code Execution Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:463 windows
Windows XP HTML Help Remote Code Execution Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1057 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-2005-1208

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server R2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server R2 64-bit Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server R2 Datacenter 64-bit Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server R2 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server R2 Sp1 Beta 1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server WEB SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server WEB Sp1 Beta 1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server WEB Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server 64-bit Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server Datacenter 64-bit SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server Datacenter 64-bit Sp1 Beta 1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server Enterprise SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server Enterprise Sp1 Beta 1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server Enterprise 64-bit Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server Enterprise 64-bit Sp1 Beta 1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server Enterprise 64-bit Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server Enterprise 64-bit SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server Standard 64-bit Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server Standard SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server Standard Sp1 Beta 1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server Standard 64-bit Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS Microsoft Windows 98 Gold Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 OS Microsoft Windows Xp Home Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP2 Tablet Pc Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP1 Home Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 OS Microsoft Windows Xp Media Center Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP1 Media Center Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 OS Microsoft Windows Xp Gold Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP1 Tablet Pc Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 OS Microsoft Windows Xp Gold Professional Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 OS Microsoft Windows Xp 64-bit Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP2 Home Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP1 64-bit Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 OS Microsoft Windows Xp Embedded Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP2 Media Center Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP1 Embedded Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows 2000 1
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server 21
Microsoft Windows 98 1
Microsoft Windows Xp 14

- References For CVE-2005-1208

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2005/ms05-026
MS MS05-026
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA05-165A.html
CERT TA05-165A
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/851869
CERT-VN VU#851869
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/13953
BID 13953 Microsoft Windows HTML Help Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-12
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/vulnwatch/2005-q2/0062.html
VULNWATCH 20050614 eEye Advisory - EEYEB-20050316 - HTML Help File Parsing Buffer Overflow

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-1208

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


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