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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-4704 (1 public exploit)

Cross-zone scripting vulnerability in the WMI Object Broker (WMIScriptUtils.WMIObjectBroker2) ActiveX control (WmiScriptUtils.dll) in Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 allows remote attackers to bypass Internet zone restrictions and execute arbitrary code by instantiating dangerous objects, aka "WMI Object Broker Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2006-11-01 Last Update Date : 2018-10-17
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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 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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeBypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
WMI Object Broker Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:288 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-2006-4704

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Visual Studio .net 2005 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Visual Studio .net 1

- References For CVE-2006-4704
BUGTRAQ 20061212 ZDI-06-047: Microsoft Visual Studio WmiScriptUtils.dll Cross-Zone Scripting Vulnerability
XF ie-wscriptshell-command-execution(29915) CONFIRM
MS MS06-073
CERT TA06-346A
VUPEN ADV-2006-4282
BID 20843 Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 WMI Object Broker Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2007-06-27
BID 20797 Retired: Microsoft Internet Explorer Unspecified Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2006-11-02
SECTRACK 1017142
CERT-VN VU#854856
Microsoft Advisory 927709

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-4704

MS06-014 Microsoft Internet Explorer COM CreateObject Code Execution
This module exploits a generic code execution vulnerability in Internet Explorer by abusing vulnerable ActiveX objects.
Module type : exploit Rank : excellent Platforms : Windows

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