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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-0025

Original release date: 06/13/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Stack-based buffer overflow in Microsoft Windows Media Player 9 and 10 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a PNG image with a large chunk size.

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: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: OSVDB
Name: 26430
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1820
Type: Tool Signature
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1807
Type: Tool Signature
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1230
Type: Tool Signature
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1805
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: BID
Name: 18385
Type: Patch Information
External Source: XF
Name: win-media-player-png-bo(26788)
External Source: IDEFENSE
Name: 20060613 Windows Media Player PNG Chunk Decoding Stack-Based Buffer Overflow
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA06-164A
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20626
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016284
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1729
Type: Tool Signature
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1974
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: MS
Name: MS06-024
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#608020
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-2322

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1230
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1729
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1805
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1807
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1820
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1974
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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