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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-1211

Buffer overflow in the PNG image rendering component of Microsoft Internet Explorer allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted PNG file.
Publish Date : 2005-06-14 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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
IE5.01,SP3 PNG Image Buffer Overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:258 windows
IE5.01,SP4 PNG Image Buffer Overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1239 windows
IE6 for Server 2003 PNG Image Buffer Overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:782 windows
IE6,SP1 PNG Image Buffer Overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:770 windows
IE6,SP2 PNG Image Buffer Overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1115 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-2005-1211

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft IE 6.0.2900 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft IE 1

- References For CVE-2005-1211
MS MS05-025
BID 13941 Microsoft Internet Explorer PNG Image Rendering Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-12
CERT TA05-165A
CERT-VN VU#189754
SECTRACK 1014201

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-1211

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