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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-0006

Heap-based buffer overflow in the bitmap processing routine in Microsoft Windows Media Player 7.1 on Windows 2000 SP4, Media Player 9 on Windows 2000 SP4 and XP SP1, and Media Player 10 on XP SP1 and SP2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted bitmap (.BMP) file that specifies a size of 0 but contains additional data.
Publish Date : 2006-02-14 Last Update Date : 2018-10-12
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
MS06-005: Vulnerability in Windows Media Player Could Allow Remote Code Execution (911565) oval:gov.nist.fdcc.patch:def:11532 windows
Windows Media Player 8 Bitmap Remote Code Execution oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1256 windows
Windows Media Player 7.10 Bitmap Remote Code Execution oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1578 windows
Windows Media Player 10 Bitmap Remote Code Execution oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1598 windows
Windows Media Player 9 Bitmap Remote Code Execution oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1661 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-2006-0006

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4 FR Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server R2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Microsoft Windows 98 Gold Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Microsoft Windows 98se Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Microsoft Windows Me Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Microsoft Windows Media Player 7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Microsoft Windows Media Player 9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP1 Tablet Pc Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP2 Tablet Pc Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows 2000 2
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server 1
Microsoft Windows 98 1
Microsoft Windows 98se 1
Microsoft Windows Me 1
Microsoft Windows Media Player 3
Microsoft Windows Xp 2

- References For CVE-2006-0006
XF win-media-player-bmp-bo(24488)
MS MS06-005
CERT TA06-045A
VUPEN ADV-2006-0574
BUGTRAQ 20060214 [EEYEB-20051017] Windows Media Player BMP Heap Overflow
BID 16633 Microsoft Windows Media Player Bitmap Handling Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2006-04-12
BUGTRAQ 20060215 Windows Media Player BMP Heap Overflow (MS06-005)
CERT-VN VU#291396
SECTRACK 1015627

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-0006

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