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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-3730

Integer overflow in Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 on Windows XP SP2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and execute arbitrary code via a 0x7fffffff argument to the setSlice method on a WebViewFolderIcon ActiveX object, which leads to an invalid memory copy.
Publish Date : 2006-07-21 Last Update Date : 2021-07-23
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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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
MS06-057: Vulnerability in Windows Explorer Could Allow Remote Execution (923191) oval:gov.nist.fdcc.patch:def:791 windows
Windows Shell Remote Code Execution Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:339 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-2006-3730

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
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- References For CVE-2006-3730
BUGTRAQ 20060927 Exploit module available for WebViewFolderIcon setSlice 0-day
BUGTRAQ 20060929 Determina zero-day fix for CVE-2006-3730 (WebViewFolderIcon setSlice Integer Overflow)
BUGTRAQ 20060930 setSlice exploited in the wild - massively
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:339
MS MS06-057
HP SSRT061264
XF ie-webviewfoldericon-dos(27804)
VUPEN ADV-2006-2882
CERT TA06-283A
CERT TA06-270A
BUGTRAQ 20060930 ZERT patch for setSlice()
BID 19030 Microsoft WebViewFolderIcon ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2007-11-02
SECTRACK 1016941
CERT-VN VU#753044
OSVDB 27110

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-3730

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