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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-0007

Original release date: 07/11/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Buffer overflow in GIFIMP32.FLT, as used in Microsoft Office 2003 SP1 and SP2, Office XP SP3, Office 2000 SP3, and other products, allows user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted GIF image that triggers memory corruption when it is parsed.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/AU:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 21013
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016470
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 27146
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060712 NSFOCUS SA2006-04 : Microsoft Office GIF Filter Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#668564
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA06-192A
External Source: MS
Name: MS06-039
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BID
Name: 18915
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-2757
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: VULNWATCH
Name: 20060712 NSFOCUS SA2006-04 : Microsoft Office GIF Filter Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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