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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-0012

Original release date: 04/11/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Unspecified vulnerability in Windows Explorer in Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4, XP SP1 and SP2, and Server 2003 SP1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via attack vectors involving COM objects and "crafted files and directories," aka the "Windows Shell Vulnerability."

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.1 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: XF
Name: win-explorer-com-code-execution(25554)
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1448
Type: Tool Signature
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1743
Type: Tool Signature
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#641460
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-1320
External Source: BID
Name: 17464
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 24516
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1015897
External Source: MS
Name: MS06-015
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 19606
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1679
Type: Tool Signature
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1191
Type: Tool Signature
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA06-101A
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1764
Type: Tool Signature

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1191
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1448
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1679
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1743
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1764
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

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* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000:::advanced_server
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000:::datacenter_server
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000:::professional
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000:::server
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp1:advanced_server
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp1:datacenter_server
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp1:professional
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp1:server
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp2:advanced_server
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp2:datacenter_server
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp2:professional
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp2:server
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp3:advanced_server
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp3:datacenter_server
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp3:professional
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp3:server
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp4:advanced_server
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp4:datacenter_server
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp4:professional
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp4:server
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:datacenter_64-bit:sp1
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:enterprise::64-bit
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:enterprise:sp1
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:enterprise_64-bit
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:enterprise_64-bit:sp1
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:r2::64-bit
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:r2::datacenter_64-bit
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:r2:sp1
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:standard::64-bit
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:standard:sp1
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:standard_64-bit
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:web
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:web:sp1
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_98::gold
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_98se
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_me
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp:::64-bit
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp:::home
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp:::media_center
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::gold:professional
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp1:home
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp1:media_center
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp2:home
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp2:media_center
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp2:tablet_pc
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