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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-6603

Buffer overflow in the YMMAPI.YMailAttach ActiveX control (ymmapi.dll) before 2005.1.1.4 in Yahoo! Messenger allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted HTML document. NOTE: some details were obtained from third party information.
Publish Date : 2006-12-15 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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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 CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-6603

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Yahoo Messenger 5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Yahoo Messenger 5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Yahoo Messenger 5.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Yahoo Messenger 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Yahoo Messenger 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Yahoo Messenger 7.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Yahoo Messenger 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Yahoo Messenger 7

- References For CVE-2006-6603 CONFIRM
SECTRACK 1017387
VUPEN ADV-2006-5016
CERT-VN VU#901852
BID 21607 Yahoo! Messenger YMailAttach ActiveX Control Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2007-01-02

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-6603

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