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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-4777

Heap-based buffer overflow in the DirectAnimation Path Control (DirectAnimation.PathControl) COM object (daxctle.ocx) for Internet Explorer 6.0 SP1, on Chinese and possibly other Windows distributions, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unknown manipulations in arguments to the KeyFrame method, possibly related to an integer overflow, as demonstrated by daxctle2, and a different vulnerability than CVE-2006-4446.
Publish Date : 2006-09-14 Last Update Date : 2018-10-17
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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 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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DirectAnimation ActiveX Controls Memory Corruption Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1103 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-2006-4777

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft IE 6.0 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft IE 1

- References For CVE-2006-4777
BUGTRAQ 20060915 RE: IE ActiveX 0day?
BUGTRAQ 20060915 Re: Fwd: IE ActiveX 0day?
XF ie-directanimation-code-execution(28942)
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1103
MS MS06-067
BUGTRAQ 20060918 Re: IE ActiveX 0day?
VUPEN ADV-2006-3593
CERT TA06-318A
SECTRACK 1016854
CERT-VN VU#377369
OSVDB 28842
BID 20047 Microsoft Internet Explorer Daxctle.OCX KeyFrame Method Heap Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2007-06-26
Microsoft Advisory
BUGTRAQ 20060915 Fwd: IE ActiveX 0day?
BUGTRAQ 20060913 [0day] daxctle2.c - Internet Explorer COM Object Heap Overflow Download Exec Exploit

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-4777

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