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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 : 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) 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
1 Application Microsoft IE 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft IE 6.0 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft IE 2

- References For CVE-2006-3730
BID 19030 Microsoft WebViewFolderIcon ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2007-11-02
CERT TA06-270A
CERT TA06-283A
VUPEN ADV-2006-2882
MS MS06-057
XF ie-webviewfoldericon-dos(27804)
BUGTRAQ 20060930 ZERT patch for setSlice()
CERT-VN VU#753044
BUGTRAQ 20060927 Exploit module available for WebViewFolderIcon setSlice 0-day
BUGTRAQ 20060930 setSlice exploited in the wild - massively
BUGTRAQ 20060929 Determina zero-day fix for CVE-2006-3730 (WebViewFolderIcon setSlice Integer Overflow)
SECTRACK 1016941

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-3730

MS06-057 Microsoft Internet Explorer WebViewFolderIcon setSlice() Overflow
This module exploits a flaw in the WebViewFolderIcon ActiveX control included with Windows 2000, Windows XP, and Windows 2003. This flaw was published during the Month of Browser Bugs project (MoBB #18).
Module type : exploit Rank : normal Platforms : Windows

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