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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-2297

Original release date: 05/09/2006
Last revised: 10/18/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Heap-based buffer overflow in Microsoft Infotech Storage System Library (itss.dll) allows user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted CHM / ITS file that triggers the overflow while decompiling.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
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

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External Source: SREASON
Name: 886
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 25501
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060509 [Reversemode] Microsoft Infotech Storage library Heap Corruption
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-1761
Type: Advisory
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.reversemode.com/advisories/advisory-itss.pdf
External Source: XF
Name: ms-itssdll-chm-bo(26340)
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20061
Type: Advisory
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060512 Re: [Reversemode] Microsoft Infotech Storage library Heap Corruption
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060510 Re: [Reversemode] Microsoft Infotech Storage library Heap Corruption
External Source: BID
Name: 17926

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